Simmet Family History

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Simmet Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Jewish Zimet or its German cognate Zimmet.

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

Similar surnames: Sammet, Simmer, Shimmel, Zimet, Swimmer, Summey, Rimmel, Kimmet

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Simmet Family Origin

Where is the Simmet family from?

Simmet Family Occupations

What did your Simmet ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Dyer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Simmet. A less common occupation for the Simmet family was Works In Mines. The most common Simmet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Simmet's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Dyer

  • Laborer

  • Works In Mines


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

Simmet Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Simmet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simmet 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 122 immigration records available for the last name Simmet. 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 805 military records available for the last name Simmet. For the veterans among your Simmet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simmet Life Expectancy

What is the average Simmet lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Simmet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Simmet in 1961 was 48, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simmet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simmet 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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