Semmens Family History

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Semmens Name Meaning

patronymic from Seaman. variant of Simmons.

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


Similar surnames: Semans, Seamons, Sebens, Simmen, Simmons, Remmers, Simmers, Sammons

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Semmens Family Origin

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Semmens Family Occupations

What did your Semmens ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Semmens occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 25% of Semmens's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Driver and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Semmens. A less common occupation for the Semmens family was Miner.

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  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Driver

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Miner

    25%

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

Semmens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Semmens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Semmens census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Semmens. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Semmens. For the veterans among your Semmens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Semmens Life Expectancy

What is the average Semmens lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Semmens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Semmens in 1942 was 45, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Semmens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Semmens ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Semmens Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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