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Hametz Family History

Hametz Name 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: Habetz, Metz, Hamel, Hamer, Hartz, Samet, Hafeez, Nemetz, Gamet

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Where is the Hametz family from?

You can see how Hametz families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hametz family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 2 Hametz families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 50% of all the recorded Hametz's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Hametz families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hametz surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hametz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Contract Miner was the top reported job for people in the USA named Hametz. 100% of Hametz men worked as a Contract Miner. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Contract Miner
    100%
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Census Records

There are 67 census records available for the last name Hametz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hametz 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 20 immigration records available for the last name Hametz. 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 41 military records available for the last name Hametz. For the veterans among your Hametz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hametz lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2003, in the United States, Hametz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Hametz in 1968 was 83, and 79 in 2003.

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