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Simpkins Family History

Simpkins Name Meaning
English: patronymic from Simkin 1.

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

326,899 Historical Documents with Simpkins on Ancestry.com
77,610 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
10,194 Military Records
3,862 Immigration Records
63,343 Census and Voter Lists
171,890 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Simpkins Families

  • Number of Simpkins families
     80 - 157
     27 - 79
     1 - 26
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Simpkins families
     149 - 295
     50 - 148
     1 - 49
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Simpkins families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Simpkins census records

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Simpkins Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Simpkins families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Simpkins Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Simpkins families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Simpkins

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Simpkins Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Simpkins census records

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Simpkins Civil War Service Records

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