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Jimanez Family History

Jimanez 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: Jimenez, Jiminez, Ibanez, Simanek, Gimenez, Jiang, Aimone, Yamane

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Where is the Jimanez family from?

You can see how Jimanez families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jimanez family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 2 Jimanez families living in Arizona. This was about 29% of all the recorded Jimanez's in USA. Arizona and 1 other state had the highest population of Jimanez families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jimanez surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Jimanez ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Jimanez. 43% of Jimanez men worked as a Laborer. .

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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

  • Laborer
    43%
  • Salesman
    29%
  • Labor
    29%
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What Jimanez family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 264 census records available for the last name Jimanez. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jimanez 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 240 immigration records available for the last name Jimanez. 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 15 military records available for the last name Jimanez. For the veterans among your Jimanez ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Jimanez lifespan?

Average Jimanez life expectancy in 1999 was 57 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 75.

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