Gamez Name Meaning

Spanish (Gámez): patronymic from Gamo, a personal name of unexplained origin.

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


Similar surnames: Gomez, Tamez, Gamet, Yanez, Games, Game, Galvez, Gaber, Gares, Gaden

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Gamez Family Origin

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Gamez Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Teamster

    25%
  • Tomal Seller

    25%

In 1880, Carpenter, Farm Laborer and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gamez. The most common Gamez occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 25% of Gamez's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Gamez family was Tomal Seller.

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Gamez Historical Records

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Gamez Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Gamez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Gamez in 1945 was 39, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gamez

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