Nemes Family History

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Nemes Name Meaning

Hungarian and Jewish (from Hungary): from nemes ‘possessing noble rights and privileges’, hence a status name, sometimes denoting a servant of a nobleman, or possibly a nickname for an honorable or distinguished-looking person. As a Jewish name it is mainly of ornamental origin.

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

Similar surnames: Remes, Nemec, Nemet, Lemer, Denes, Neuens, Nebel, Neet, Kees, Domes

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Nemes Family Origin

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Nemes Family Occupations

What did your Nemes ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Banking Employee and Domestic Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Nemes. 50% of Nemes men worked as a Banking Employee and 25% of Nemes women worked as a Domestic Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nemes were Reg Architectard In Tarior Decoration and Secretary Of Chartable Soa

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Banking Employee
  • Reg Architectard In Tarior Decoration

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Servant
  • Nurserymaid
  • Private Means
  • Secretary Of Chartable Soa

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Nemes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Nemes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nemes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Nemes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Nemes. For the veterans among your Nemes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nemes Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Nemes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Nemes in 1955 was 37, and 78 in 2004.

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