Hieronymus Family History

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Hieronymus Name Meaning

Dutch and German: from a humanistic personal name, a Latinized form of Greek Hieronymos, composed of the elements hieros ‘sacred’ + onyma ‘name’. See also Jerome, which is the vernacular English form of this name.

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


Similar surnames: Hieronimus, Hermes, Heron, Nicodemus, Hilton, Irons, Helmus, Herdman

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Hieronymus Family Origin

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Hieronymus Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Hieronymus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Hieronymus's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hieronymus family was Miller. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hieronymus.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Miller

    7%

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Hieronymus Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hieronymus Life Expectancy

What is the average Hieronymus lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Hieronymus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hieronymus in 1953 was 62, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hieronymus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hieronymus 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.

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