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Ines Family History

Ines Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Innes. German (Württemberg): unexplained. Portuguese and Spanish: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Enes, Kines, Imes, Jines, Viles, Linen, Rines, Mines, Tines, Hines

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Where is the Ines family from?

You can see how Ines families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ines family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Ines families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1911 there were 12 Ines families living in Ontario. This was about 29% of all the recorded Ines's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Ines families in 1911.
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What did your Ines ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Ines. 67% of Ines men worked as a Farmer.

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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.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
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Census Records

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Ines. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ines 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ines. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Ines. For the veterans among your Ines ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ines lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Ines life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ines in 1961 was 75, and 68 in 2004.

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