Ijames Family History

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Ijames Name Meaning

Origin unidentified; evidently an elaboration of English James. It occurs chiefly in NC.

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


Similar surnames: Ijams, James, Amos, Iiams, Ames, Iams, Jines, Reames, Eales, Stamey

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Ijames Family Origin

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Ijames Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Ijames occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Ijames's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ijames family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Auctioneer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ijames.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Auctioneer

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%

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Ijames Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ijames Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Ijames life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Ijames in 1961 was 53, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ijames

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ijames 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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