Simard Family History

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Simard Name Meaning

French: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements sigi ‘victory’ + mari, meri ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Smarr, Sicard, Izard, Grimard, Savard, Simar, Wiard, Emard, Seward

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Simard Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Simard name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Simard. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • France

    57%

  • England & Wales

    18%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    12%

  • Germanic Europe

    3%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    2%

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Simard Family Origin

Where is the Simard family from?

Simard Family Occupations

What did your Simard ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Simard occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 37% of Simard's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Simard family was Farmer. Cultivateur, Journalier and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Simard.

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  • Cultivateur

    37%
  • Journalier

    9%
  • Son

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%

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

Simard Historical Records

What Simard family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 90,000 census records available for the last name Simard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simard 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Simard. 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 Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Simard. For the veterans among your Simard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simard Life Expectancy

What is the average Simard lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Simard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Simard in 1951 was 36, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simard 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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