Innes Name Meaning

habitational name from the barony of Innes in Moray, named from Gaelic inis ‘island’ or ‘piece of land between two rivers’. reduced form of McInnis.

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


Similar surnames: Annese, Kinner, Tinney, Benes, Vignes, Rinne, Ennis, Funes, Innis

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Innes Family Origin

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Innes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Student

    13%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farmer Son

    3%

In 1881, the most common Innes occupation in Canada was Farmer. 39% of Innes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Innes family was Farmer Son. Farmer, Student and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Innes.

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Innes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Innes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Innes in 1947 was 35, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Innes

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