Sim Name Meaning

Scottish and Dutch: from the personal name Sim, a short form of Simon. Korean: variant of Shim. Indonesian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Lim, Simm, Sam, Sem, Simo, Sik, Rim, Si, Sima, Siem

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Sim Family Origin

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Sim Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Fisherman

    6%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Fisherman and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sim. A less common occupation for the Sim family was Labourer. The most common Sim occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Sim's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Sim | Data not to scale

Sim Historical Records

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Sim Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Sim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Sim in 1952 was 61, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sim

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