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Haimes Family History

Haimes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the Norman personal name Hamo (see Hammond). Jewish: Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish name.

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


Similar surnames: Haymes, Harmes, Hailes, Hines, Jaimes, Imes, Hammes, Haynes, Hankes

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Where is the Haimes family from?

You can see how Haimes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Haimes family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Haimes families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1911 there were 5 Haimes families living in Ontario. This was about 38% of all the recorded Haimes's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Haimes families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Haimes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Haimes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Haimes. 36% of Haimes men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Haimes women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haimes were Manager and House Work.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    36%
  • Laborer
    26%
  • Salesman
    13%
  • Manager
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    19%
  • Teacher
    19%
  • Secretary
    13%
  • House Work
    13%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Haimes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haimes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 713 immigration records available for the last name Haimes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 470 military records available for the last name Haimes. For the veterans among your Haimes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Haimes lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Haimes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Haimes in 1955 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

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