Nahmias Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Nahmias Name Meaning

Jewish (Sephardic; Nahmías): from the Hebrew name Nechemia ‘the Lord consoles’, ‘the Lord will console’ (English Nehemiah). According to Tibón this surname originated in Toledo. The distinctively French forenames are borne by Jewish migrants from former French colonies in North Africa.

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


Similar surnames: Damas, Nahas, Damian, Mathias, Nachman, Arias, Samis, Navas, Naman

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Nahmias Family Origin

Where is the Nahmias family from?

Nahmias Family Occupations

What did your Nahmias ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Nahmias

Nahmias Historical Records

What Nahmias family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nahmias. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nahmias 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 Nahmias

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Nahmias. 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.

View all Nahmias immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Nahmias. For the veterans among your Nahmias ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Nahmias military records

You've only scratched the surface of Nahmias family history.

Nahmias Life Expectancy

What is the average Nahmias lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Nahmias life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Nahmias in 1961 was 67, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nahmias

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nahmias 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.

Famous Nahmias Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Look up another name