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Simas Family History

Simas Surname Meaning

Portuguese: from the personal name Simas unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Dimas, Siman, Simao, Sias, Simak, Simos, Simes, Simar, Silas, Sima

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Where is the Simas family from?

You can see how Simas families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Simas family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Simas families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 6 Simas families living in Warwickshire. This was about 21% of all the recorded Simas's in United Kingdom. Warwickshire had the highest population of Simas families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Simas surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Simas ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Simas. 100% of Simas 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
    100%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Simas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simas 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Simas. 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 934 military records available for the last name Simas. For the veterans among your Simas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Simas lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Simas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Simas in 1945 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

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