Himes Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Heims.

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


Similar surnames: Hymes, Hime, Hines, Imes, Hites, Fikes, Hire, Haimes, Shimer, Hilmes

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Himes Family Origin

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Himes Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Himes family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Himes. The most common Himes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Himes's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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Himes Historical Records

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Himes Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Himes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Himes in 1945 was 31, and 76 in 2004.

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