Smid Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Smet. Czech (Šmíd): altered spelling of German Schmidt. Slovenian (Šmid): variant spelling of German Schmidt.

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


Similar surnames: Smit, Smidt, Seid, Shie, Schmid, Samis, Amie, Haid, Mis, Smiddy

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Smid Family Origin

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Smid Family Occupations

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  • Grocer

    25%
  • Houskeeper

    25%
  • Paper Box Manf.

    25%
  • Works In Brewery

    25%

In 1880, grocer, Houskeeper and Paper Box Manf. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smid. A less common occupation for the Smid family was Works In Brewery. The most common Smid occupation in the USA was Grocer. 25% of Smid's were Grocers.

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Smid Historical Records

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Smid Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Smid life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Smid in 1960 was 48, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smid

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