Remes Family History
Remes Name Meaning
Finnish: probably from a vernacular form of the Latin personal name Remigius (see Remy compare 3 below). Recorded as a hereditary surname in Savonia in the east of Finland since the 16th century. Slovak (Remeš): from a vernacular short form of the personal name Jeremiáš (see Jeremias ). German: from a vernacular form of the Latin personal name Remigius (see Remy ). Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name for someone from Remezy in Belarus.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press