Simington Family History

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Simington Name Meaning

Irish spelling of Scottish Symington, taken to Ulster from Scotland in the early 17th century.

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


Similar surnames: Symington, Livingston, Pilkington, Simonton, Covington, Sinton

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Simington Family Origin

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Simington Family Occupations

What did your Simington ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Black Smith and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Simington. 20% of Simington men worked as a Black Smith and 43% of Simington women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Simington were Gas Plant Operator Heavy Work and Sister Of Charity

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Black Smith
    20%
  • Civil Eng Employe Clerk
    20%
  • Civil Engineer
    20%
  • Gas Plant Operator Heavy Work
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    43%
  • Mistress Of Order
    15%
  • Private Means
    15%
  • Sister Of Charity
    15%

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

Simington Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Simington. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simington 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 896 immigration records available for the last name Simington. 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 882 military records available for the last name Simington. For the veterans among your Simington ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simington Life Expectancy

What is the average Simington lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Simington life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Simington in 1957 was 64, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simington

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