Hemm Family History

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Hemm Name Meaning

habitational name from a place so called near Stade. variant of Hemme.

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


Similar surnames: Hemme, Helm, Hees, Holm, Heit, Hamm, Heon, Heim, Sem, Ems

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Hemm Family Origin

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Hemm Family Occupations

What did your Hemm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hemm family was Gold Miner. The most common Hemm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Hemm's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Druggist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hemm.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Druggist

    11%
  • Gold Miner

    11%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hemm ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hemm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hemm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hemm 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hemm. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hemm. For the veterans among your Hemm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hemm Life Expectancy

What is the average Hemm lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hemm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Hemm in 1963 was 68, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hemm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hemm ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Hemm Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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