Yoes Family History

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Yoes Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch, German, or Hungarian Joos.

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

Similar surnames: Yoest, Yoos, Yoe, Yoss, Goes, Boe, Moes, Wees, Roed, Loges

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Yoes Family Origin

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Yoes Family Occupations

What did your Yoes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Yoes. 55% of Yoes men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Merchant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Yoes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Yoes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yoes 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 138 immigration records available for the last name Yoes. 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 427 military records available for the last name Yoes. For the veterans among your Yoes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yoes Life Expectancy

What is the average Yoes lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Yoes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Yoes in 1963 was 68, and 84 in 2004.

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