Remes Name Meaning

Finnish: probably from a vernacular form of the personal name Remigius (see Remy). Found chiefly in eastern Finland. Greek, Dutch, and German: variant of Remis 1 and 2. Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name for someone from Remezy, in Belarus.

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


Similar surnames: Remis, Remer, Remus, Rees, Romes, Reyes, Reker, Reder, Kees, Nemes

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Remes Family Origin

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Remes Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%
  • Rough Warehouseman

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Remes family was Rough Warehouseman. Carpenter and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Remes. The most common Remes occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 33% of Remes's were Carpenters.

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Between 1947 and 2004, Remes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Remes in 1947 was 35, and 80 in 2004.

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