Smirl Family History

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Smirl Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German Schmirl (see Smyrl).

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


Similar surnames: Smyrl, Smick, Smink, Smit, Shirk, Smull, Mill, Migl, Seidl, Seil

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Smirl Family Origin

Where is the Smirl family from?

Smirl Family Occupations

What did your Smirl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Smirl family was Farming. The most common Smirl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Smirl's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Common Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smirl.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Common Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    7%

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

Smirl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Smirl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Smirl 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Smirl. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Smirl. For the veterans among your Smirl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Smirl Life Expectancy

What is the average Smirl lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Smirl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Smirl in 1957 was 30, and 84 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smirl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smirl 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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