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Ramirez Name Meaning

Spanish (Ramírez): patronymic from the personal name Ramiro, composed of the Germanic elements ragin ‘counsel’ + mari, meri ‘fame’.

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

Similar surnames: Ramires, Rarey, Admire, Lainez, Rammel, Amir, Ambroz, Romine, Jamroz

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Ramirez Family Origin

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Ramirez Family Occupations

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

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Keeps House


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Ramirez Historical Records

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Ramirez Life Expectancy

What is the average Ramirez lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, Ramirez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Ramirez in 1941 was 29, and 67 in 2004.

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