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Home Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Holme.

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

Similar surnames: Hume, Hooe, Hoye, Holme, Howe, Dowe, Hope, Homa, Homes, Homer

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Home Family Origin

Where is the Home family from?

Home Family Occupations

What did your Home ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Home occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Home's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Home. A less common occupation for the Home family was Grocer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Grocer


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

Home Historical Records

What Home family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 95,000 census records available for the last name Home. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Home 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Home. 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 66,000 military records available for the last name Home. For the veterans among your Home ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Home Life Expectancy

What is the average Home lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Home life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Home in 1953 was 48, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Home

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Home 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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