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Ahess Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Hess, Chess, Ness, Hees, Huss, Ades, Kress, Hass, Ames, Athens

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Where is the Ahess family from?

You can see how Ahess families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ahess family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Ahess family living in Indiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Ahess's in USA. Indiana had the highest population of Ahess families in 1920.
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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ahess ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 12 census records available for the last name Ahess. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ahess census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 7 immigration records available for the last name Ahess. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1 military records available for the last name Ahess. For the veterans among your Ahess ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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