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Haimes Name Meaning

English: variant with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s of Haime of Norman origin from the Old French personal name Haim (ancient Germanic Haimo from haim- ‘home’) often Latinized as Hamo. Compare Hammond . Americanized form of some similar (like-sounding) Jewish surname.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Haymes, Harmes, Hailes, Hines, Jaimes, Imes, Hammes, Haynes, Hankes

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Where is the Haimes family from?

You can see how Haimes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Haimes family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Haimes families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 2 Haimes families living in Tennessee. This was 100% of all the recorded Haimes's in USA. Tennessee had the highest population of Haimes families in 1840.
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What did your Haimes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Haimes. 36% of Haimes men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Haimes women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haimes were Dentist and House Work. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Dentist

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
  • Teacher
  • Saleslady
  • House Work
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Haimes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haimes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 713 immigration records available for the last name Haimes. 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 Cards

There are 470 military records available for the last name Haimes. For the veterans among your Haimes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Haimes lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Haimes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Haimes in 1955 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

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