Remes Family History

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Remes Name Meaning

Finnish: probably from a vernacular form of the personal name Remigius (see Remy). Found chiefly in eastern Finland. Greek, Dutch, and German: variant of Remis 1 and 2. Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name for someone from Remezy, in Belarus.

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


Similar surnames: Remis, Remer, Remus, Rees, Romes, Reyes, Reker, Reder, Kees, Nemes

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Remes Family Origin

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Remes Family Occupations

What did your Remes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Remes. A less common occupation for the Remes family was Carpenter. The most common Remes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Remes's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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Remes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Remes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Remes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Remes. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Remes. For the veterans among your Remes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Remes Life Expectancy

What is the average Remes lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Remes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Remes in 1947 was 35, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Remes ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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