Shimko Family History

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Shimko Name Meaning

Belorussian and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from a pet form of a personal name equivalent to Simon (Yiddish Shimen).

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


Similar surnames: Simko, Sirko, Shimkus, Sinko, Shimon, Klimko, Simo, Shimek, Schimke

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Shimko Family Origin

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Shimko Family Occupations

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Shimko Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Shimko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shimko 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 Shimko. 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 Shimko. For the veterans among your Shimko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shimko Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Shimko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Shimko in 1941 was 68, and 69 in 2004.

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