Simek Name Meaning

Czech and Croatian (Šimek): from a pet form of the personal name Šimon (Czech) or Šime (Croatian) (see Simon).

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


Similar surnames: Shimek, Simak, Samek, Simcik, Schimek, Simar, Stipek, Tomek, Simes

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Simek Family Origin

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Simek Family Occupations

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  • Black Smith

    17%
  • Huckster

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Planing Mill

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Simek occupation in the USA was Black Smith. 17% of Simek's were Black Smiths. A less common occupation for the Simek family was Planing Mill. Black Smith, Huckster and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Simek.

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Simek Historical Records

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Simek Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Simek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Simek in 1953 was 32, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simek

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