Himes Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Heims.

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


Similar surnames: Hymes, Hime, Hines, Imes, Hites, Fikes, Hire, Haimes, Shimer, Hilmes

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Himes Family Origin

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Himes Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    25%
  • Fish Scaler

    13%
  • Marine Store Dealer

    13%
  • Packer

    13%

In 1881, the most common Himes occupation in the UK was Labourer. 25% of Himes's were Labourers. Labourer, Fish Scaler and Marine Store Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Himes. A less common occupation for the Himes family was Packer.

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Himes Historical Records

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Himes Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Himes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Himes in 1945 was 31, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Himes

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