Ermis Family History

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Ermis Name Meaning

most probably from a reduced form of the personal name Jeremiáš, from Greek Hieronymos (see Hieronymus, Jerome). alternatively, possibly from the German personal name Emmerich.

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

Similar surnames: Remis, Mis, Hermes, Reis, Ferris, Ris, Samis, Emig, Herms, Enis

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Ermis Family Origin

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Ermis Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farming and Night Watchman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ermis. The most common Ermis occupation in the USA was Farming. 50% of Ermis's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

  • Night Watchman


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Ermis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ermis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ermis 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 331 immigration records available for the last name Ermis. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 342 military records available for the last name Ermis. For the veterans among your Ermis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ermis Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ermis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Ermis in 1962 was 78, and 75 in 2004.

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