Himes Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Heims.

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

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Himes Family Origin

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Himes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer Labourer

    43%
  • Carriage Maker

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Farmer Son

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Himes family was Farmer Son. The most common Himes occupation in Canada was Farmer Labourer. 43% of Himes's were Farmer Labourers. Farmer Labourer, Carriage Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Himes.

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Himes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Himes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Himes in 1945 was 31, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Himes

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