Samis Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from a pet form of the personal name Samuel.

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


Similar surnames: Sammis, Samms, Sames, Samsa, Mis, Sami, Sari, Samp, Valis, Sas

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Samis Family Origin

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Samis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    74%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Fish Business

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Samis. A less common occupation for the Samis family was Fish Business. The most common Samis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 74% of Samis's were Farmers.

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Samis Historical Records

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Samis Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2003, Samis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Samis in 1957 was 51, and 85 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Samis

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