Simas Family History

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Simas Name Meaning

Portuguese: from the personal name Simas, of unexplained origin.

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

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

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Simas Family Origin

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Simas Family Occupations

What did your Simas ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Hosiery Hand Cottons Patient and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Simas. 50% of Simas men worked as a Hosiery Hand Cottons Patient and 40% of Simas women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Simas were Private Means and Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Hosiery Hand Cottons Patient
  • Private Means

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Card Duties Cotton
  • Domestic Housekeeper
  • Household Duties

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

Simas Historical Records

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Census Record

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 List

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 Card

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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Simas Life Expectancy

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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simas 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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