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Simo Family History

Simo Name Meaning

Catalan (Simó): from a personal name, the Catalan form of Simon. Hungarian (Simó): from a pet form of Simon.

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


Similar surnames: Sima, Simon, Simko, Simm, Simos, Sim, Siko, Simao, Cimo, Shimko

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Where is the Simo family from?

You can see how Simo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Simo family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Simo families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1880 there were 5 Simo families living in Florida. This was 100% of all the recorded Simo's in USA. Florida had the highest population of Simo families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Simo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Simo ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Simo. 75% of Simo women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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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 Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    75%
  • Household Duties (unpaid)
    25%
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What Simo family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Simo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simo 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 Simo. 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 625 military records available for the last name Simo. For the veterans among your Simo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Simo lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Simo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Simo in 1962 was 59, and 81 in 2004.

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