Simeon Family History

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Simeon Name Meaning

French, Spanish (Simeón), and English: from the personal name Simeon, a variant of Simon. This was chosen in honor of any of many saints so named, venerated especially in the Eastern Church, including Simeon Theodochos, who recognized the infant Christ as the Messiah during the presentation in the temple, and St. Simeon Stylites, an ascetic 5th-century Syrian monk who lived for 40 years on top of a pillar. It is also found as a Greek surname, a reduced form of patronymics such as Simeonides, Simeonakis, or Simeonoglou.

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


Similar surnames: Simon, Simos, Samson, Simeone, Siman, Sibson, Simcoe, Siemion, Pigeon

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Simeon Family Origin

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Simeon Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    9%
  • Shoemaker

    9%
  • Bank Clerk

    4%
  • Baronet J.P. For C Of Southampton Dept Genl For Isle Of Wight Wight

    4%

In 1881, the most common Simeon occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 9% of Simeon's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Shoemaker and Bank Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Simeon. A less common occupation for the Simeon family was Baronet J.P. For C Of Southampton Dept Genl For Isle Of Wight Wight.

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Simeon Life Expectancy

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