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Siman Family History

Siman Name Meaning

Slovak and Jewish: from a variant of the personal name Simon . Czech (Šiman): from a variant of the personal name Šimon (see Simon ). The homonymous Sorbian cognates Šiman and Šyman are found in Germanized forms only (see Schiemann ). Spanish (mainly Seville): unexplained. This surname is also found in the Philippines.

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


Similar surnames: Simon, Sima, Simar, Simak, Simao, Seman, Sigman, Simas, Iman, Ulman

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Where is the Siman family from?

You can see how Siman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Siman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Siman families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 4 Siman families living in Louisiana. This was about 80% of all the recorded Siman's in USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Siman families in 1840.
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What did your Siman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Siman. 37% of Siman men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
    37%
  • Journalier
    28%
  • Laborer
    19%
  • Cultivateur
    19%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Siman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Siman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Siman. 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 Cards

There are 827 military records available for the last name Siman. For the veterans among your Siman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Siman lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Siman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Siman in 1961 was 62, and 61 in 2003.

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