Mines Name Meaning

Of German origin: probably an Americanized spelling of Meins. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Mine (see Mindel) + the Yiddish possessive suffix -s.

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


Similar surnames: Miles, Bines, Pines, Mynes, Hines, Kines, Minns, Mies, Jines, Miner

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Mines Family Origin

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Mines Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    8%
  • Chairmaker

    7%
  • General Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Labourer

    4%

In 1881, Labourer, Chairmaker and General Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mines. A less common occupation for the Mines family was Farm Labourer. The most common Mines occupation in the UK was Labourer. 8% of Mines's were Labourers.

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Mines Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, Mines life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Mines in 1950 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mines

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