Heims Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Heimbert (see Heier).

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

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Heims Family Origin

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Heims Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Black Smith

    5%
  • Cigar Maker In Shop

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heims family was Cigar Maker In Shop. Farmer, Laborer and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heims. The most common Heims occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Heims's were Farmers.

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Heims Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Heims life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Heims in 1962 was 78, and 23 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heims

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