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Hemmes Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from a place called Hemme, named with the Germanic element hamm, hemm ‘water meadow’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Hemme, Hemmer, Hemmen, Hermes, Holmes, Hammen, Hammes, Hemken, Remes

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Hemmes Family Origin

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Hemmes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Baker

    17%
  • Drives Express Wagon

    17%
  • House Carpent.

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hemmes family was House Carpent.. Farmer, Baker and Drives Express Wagon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hemmes. The most common Hemmes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Hemmes's were Farmers.

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Hemmes Historical Records

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Hemmes Life Expectancy

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