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Where is the Simons family from?
You can see how Simons families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Simons family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Simons families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 188 Simons families living in New York. This was about 27% of all the recorded Simons's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Simons families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Simons surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Simons. 15% of Simons men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Simons women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Simons were Truck Driver and Stenographer.