Nemeth Family History

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Nemeth Name Meaning

Hungarian (Németh): ethnic name from Hungarian német ‘German’. Compare Nemec. The name is also found in Germany and Austria.

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

Similar surnames: Nemetz, Nemec, Nameth, Nemet, Nemes, Nemitz, Neet, Neuens, Demuth

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Nemeth Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Nemeth name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Nemeth. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Italy


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Nemeth Family Origin

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Nemeth Family Occupations

What did your Nemeth ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Nemeth ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Nemeth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Nemeth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nemeth 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Nemeth. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Nemeth. For the veterans among your Nemeth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nemeth Life Expectancy

What is the average Nemeth lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Nemeth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Nemeth in 1943 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nemeth ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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