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

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Home Family Occupations

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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.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Grocer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Home family was Grocer. 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.

Source: Census data for Home | Data not to scale

Home Historical Records

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Home Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Home

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