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Summers Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Summer 1. Irish (Sligo): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Somacháin ‘descendant of Somachán’, a nickname meaning ‘gentle’, ‘innocent’. Americanized form of some like-sounding Ashkenazic Jewish name.

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

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Summers Family Origin

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Summers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Summers. A less common occupation for the Summers family was Farming. The most common Summers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Summers's were Farmers.

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Summers Historical Records

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Summers Life Expectancy

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