Imes Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Americanized spelling of German Eimes, a patronymic from a short form of the Germanic personal name Agimo, formed with agi ‘point (of a sword or lance)’ (Old High German ecka).

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


Similar surnames: Ames, Imel, Ives, Simes, Himes, Ines, Haimes, Ambs, Kimes, Omer

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Imes Family Origin

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Imes Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    38%
  • Clerk

    25%
  • Dress Maker

    13%
  • Milliner

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Imes family was Milliner. The most common Imes occupation in Canada was Fisherman. 38% of Imes's were Fishermans. Fisherman, Clerk and Dress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Imes.

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Imes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Imes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Imes in 1948 was 49, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Imes

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