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Where is the Simmons family from?
You can see how Simmons families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Simmons family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Simmons families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 425 Simmons families living in New York. This was about 20% of all the recorded Simmons's in USA. New York had the highest population of Simmons families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Simmons surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Simmons. 20% of Simmons men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Simmons women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Simmons were Truck Driver and Laborer. .