Hymes Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Heims.

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


Similar surnames: Himes, Hynes, Hymer, Hime, Dyes, Kyes, Henes, Hyer, Hymel, Hyman

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Hymes Family Origin

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Hymes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hymes. The most common Hymes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Hymes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hymes family was Farm Laborer.

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Hymes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Hymes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hymes in 1948 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hymes

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