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Rhames Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Rahmes, a habitational name from a place near Neuwied called Rahms.

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


Similar surnames: Rhame, Hamer, Chaves, Romes, Grames, Hames, Reames, Ramer, Rhynes

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Rhames Family Origin

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Rhames Family Occupations

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  • Day Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Lumber Dealer

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rhames family was Lumber Dealer. The most common Rhames occupation in the USA was Day Laborer. 20% of Rhames's were Day Laborers. Day Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rhames.

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Rhames Life Expectancy

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