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Where is the Sames family from?
You can see how Sames families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sames family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Sames families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 3 Sames families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 50% of all the recorded Sames's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Sames families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sames surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sames. 19% of Sames men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Sames women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sames were Farming and Secretary.