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Jimy Family History

Jimy 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: Jim, Ji, Kim, Im, Jin, Jing, Imm, Kimm, Jury, Timm

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Where is the Jimy family from?

You can see how Jimy families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jimy family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1911. The most Jimy families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1911 there were 2 Jimy families living in British Columbia. This was 100% of all the recorded Jimy's in Canada. British Columbia had the highest population of Jimy families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jimy surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Jimy ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Jimy ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 30 census records available for the last name Jimy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jimy 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Jimy. 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 4 military records available for the last name Jimy. For the veterans among your Jimy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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