Shimon Family History

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Shimon Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Simon. Compare the Yiddish form Shimen and Polish form Szymon.

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


Similar surnames: Simon, Shimko, Salmon, Simos, Siman, Shimek, Shon, Scimone, Shifman

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Shimon Family Origin

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Shimon Family Occupations

What did your Shimon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shimon family was Farmer & Tailor. The most common Shimon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Shimon's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shimon.

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Farmer & Tailor

    14%

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

Shimon Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Shimon Life Expectancy

What is the average Shimon lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Shimon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Shimon in 1963 was 60, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shimon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shimon 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.

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