Nemes Family History

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Nemes Name Meaning

Hungarian and Jewish (from Hungary): from nemes ‘possessing noble rights and privileges’, hence a status name, sometimes denoting a servant of a nobleman, or possibly a nickname for an honorable or distinguished-looking person. As a Jewish name it is mainly of ornamental origin.

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


Similar surnames: Remes, Nemec, Nemet, Lemer, Denes, Neuens, Nebel, Neet, Kees, Domes

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Nemes Family Origin

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Nemes Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Nemes occupation in the USA was Barber. 100% of Nemes's were Barbers.

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Nemes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nemes Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Nemes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Nemes in 1955 was 37, and 78 in 2004.

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