Rimkus Family History

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Rimkus Name Meaning

nickname for a calm, peaceful person, from a derivative of rimti ‘to become calm or quiet’. reduced form of the Lithuanian family name Rimkantas.

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


Similar surnames: Pikus, Minkus, Wirkus, Mickus, Remus, Rokos, Balkus, Ricks, Shimkus

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Rimkus Family Origin

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Rimkus Family Occupations

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Rimkus Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Rimkus Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rimkus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Rimkus in 1962 was 75, and 73 in 2004.

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