Nimmo Family History

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Nimmo Name Meaning

Scottish: unexplained. According to Black, the earliest forms of this name are Newmoch (1459), Nemoch (1490), and Nemok (1587). Forms with -i- are not found before the 17th century.

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

Similar surnames: Niemi, Kimm, Imm, Timm, Nino, Pimm, Hino, Komm, Simic, Lim

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Nimmo Family Origin

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Nimmo Family Occupations

What did your Nimmo ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Nimmo family was Carter. The most common Nimmo occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 3% of Nimmo's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nimmo.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Farmer

  • Annuitant

  • Carter


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

Nimmo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 30,000 census records available for the last name Nimmo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nimmo 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Nimmo. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Nimmo. For the veterans among your Nimmo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nimmo Life Expectancy

What is the average Nimmo lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Nimmo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Nimmo in 1959 was 59, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nimmo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nimmo 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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