Ormes Family History

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Ormes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Orme 1.

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


Similar surnames: Orme, Armes, Orms, Harmes, Gorges, Crymes, Hames, Somes, Orvis, Rimes

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Ormes Family Origin

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Ormes Family Occupations

What did your Ormes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ormes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Ormes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ormes family was Barber. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ormes.

View Census data for Ormes | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Barber

    6%

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

Ormes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Ormes Life Expectancy

What is the average Ormes lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Ormes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Ormes in 1949 was 47, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ormes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ormes 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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