Amis Family History

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Amis Name Meaning

English: variant of Ames.

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


Similar surnames: Amie, Amos, Avis, Ames, Aldis, Havis, Amy, Games, Aves, Ramig

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Amis Family Origin

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Amis Family Occupations

What did your Amis ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Amis ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, the most common Amis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Amis's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amis. A less common occupation for the Amis family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Amis | Data not to scale

Amis Historical Records

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Amis Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Amis 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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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Amis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Amis in 1942 was 24, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amis

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