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Dimas Family History

Dimas Name Meaning
Spanish and Portuguese: from a personal name Dimas, supposedly that of the repentant robber crucified alongside Christ, although no name is recorded in the Biblical account.

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

45,717 Historical Documents with Dimas on Ancestry.com
35,629 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
671 Military Records
1,628 Immigration Records
4,824 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Dimas Families

  • Number of Dimas families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Dimas last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Dimas census records

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Dimas Family Origin

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Dimas Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Dimas

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Dimas Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Dimas census records

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Dimas Civil War Service Records

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