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Where is the Hames family from?
You can see how Hames families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hames family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hames families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 8 Hames families living in Georgia. This was about 19% of all the recorded Hames's in the USA. Georgia had the highest population of Hames families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hames surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hames. 20% of Hames men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Hames women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hames were Truck Driver and Maid.