Simmers Family History

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Simmers Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Summer 1.

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


Similar surnames: Sommers, Summers, Somers, Siemers, Summer, Simms, Simpers, Sommer

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Simmers Family Origin

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Simmers Family Occupations

What did your Simmers ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Simmers. 14% of Simmers men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Simmers women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Simmers were Carpenter and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    14%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    3%
  • Carpenter
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    8%
  • Clerk
    5%
  • Housewife
    4%
  • Seamstress
    4%

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

Simmers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Simmers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simmers 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Simmers. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Simmers. For the veterans among your Simmers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simmers Life Expectancy

What is the average Simmers lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Simmers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Simmers in 1944 was 36, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simmers 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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