Kimes Family History

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Kimes Name Meaning

English or Scottish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Imes, Rimes, Bires, Kines, Times, Simes, Viles, Rimer, Somes, Vines

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Kimes Family Origin

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Kimes Family Occupations

What did your Kimes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kimes. The most common Kimes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Kimes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kimes family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Kimes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kimes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kimes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kimes

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kimes. 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 Kimes. For the veterans among your Kimes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kimes Life Expectancy

What is the average Kimes lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Kimes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kimes in 1955 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kimes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kimes 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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