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Samis Family History

Samis Surname Meaning

Origin undetermined.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

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

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Where is the Samis family from?

You can see how Samis families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Samis family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Samis families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 18 Samis families living in London. This was about 56% of all the recorded Samis's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Samis families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Samis surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Samis ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Samis. 100% of Samis women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Samis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samis census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 571 immigration records available for the last name Samis. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 506 military records available for the last name Samis. For the veterans among your Samis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Samis lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, 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.

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