Simmen Family History

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Simmen Name Meaning

German, Swiss German, and Danish: variant of Simon.

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


Similar surnames: Simmon, Siemen, Simmer, Sommer, Mammen, Simm, Summer, Stimmel, Sigman

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Simmen Family Origin

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Simmen Family Occupations

What did your Simmen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Simmen family was Laborer. The most common Simmen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Simmen's were Farmers. Farmer, Carver and Keep House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Simmen.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carver

    13%
  • Keep House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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

Simmen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Simmen Life Expectancy

What is the average Simmen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Simmen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Simmen in 1956 was 39, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simmen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simmen 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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