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Simental Family History

Simental Name Meaning
Hispanic (Mexican): unexplained; probably a topographic name from a variant of Spanish semental ‘seedbed’. The surname is not found in Spain.

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

29,856 Historical Documents with Simental on Ancestry.com
27,035 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
154 Military Records
533 Immigration Records
1,256 Census and Voter Lists
878 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Simental Families

  • Number of Simental families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Simental Family Origin

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Simental Immigration Information

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