Smoots Family History

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Smoots Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of Dutch Smouts, a variant of Smout (see Smoot).

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


Similar surnames: Smoot, Soots, Stoots, Shoots, Moors, Mooty, Stotts, Coots, Moos

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Smoots Family Origin

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Smoots Family Occupations

What did your Smoots ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Smoots family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farming and Sawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smoots. The most common Smoots occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Smoots's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Sawyer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Smoots Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Smoots Life Expectancy

What is the average Smoots lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Smoots life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Smoots in 1963 was 87, and 27 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smoots

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smoots 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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