Smithe Family History

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Smithe Name Meaning

English: variant of Smith.

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


Similar surnames: Smythe, Smith, Smithee, Smithey, Smither, Suite, Smyth, Stithem

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Smithe Family Origin

Where is the Smithe family from?

Smithe Family Occupations

What did your Smithe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Smithe family was Keeping House. The most common Smithe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Smithe's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smithe.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Smithe Historical Records

What Smithe family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Smithe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Smithe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Smithe

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Smithe. 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 Smithe. For the veterans among your Smithe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Smithe Life Expectancy

What is the average Smithe lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Smithe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Smithe in 1953 was 41, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smithe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smithe 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.

Famous Smithe Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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