Simeon Family History

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Simeon Name Meaning

French, Spanish (Simeón), and English: from the personal name Simeon, a variant of Simon. This was chosen in honor of any of many saints so named, venerated especially in the Eastern Church, including Simeon Theodochos, who recognized the infant Christ as the Messiah during the presentation in the temple, and St. Simeon Stylites, an ascetic 5th-century Syrian monk who lived for 40 years on top of a pillar. It is also found as a Greek surname, a reduced form of patronymics such as Simeonides, Simeonakis, or Simeonoglou.

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


Similar surnames: Simon, Simos, Samson, Simeone, Siman, Sibson, Simcoe, Siemion, Pigeon

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Simeon Family Origin

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Simeon Family Occupations

What did your Simeon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Simeon family was Bookkeeper. Farmer, Laborer and Book Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Simeon. The most common Simeon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Simeon's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Book Agent

    3%
  • Bookkeeper

    3%

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Simeon Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Simeon ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Simeon Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Simeon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Simeon in 1963 was 72, and 75 in 2004.

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