Simk Family History

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Simk Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Silk, Sik, Sima, Siek, Sink, Sick, Simm, Sim, Simek, Simo

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Simk Family Origin

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Simk Family Occupations

What did your Simk ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Housekeeper was the top reported job for people in the US named Simk.

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Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    100%

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

Simk Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 162 census records available for the last name Simk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simk 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 25 immigration records available for the last name Simk. 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 14 military records available for the last name Simk. For the veterans among your Simk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simk Life Expectancy

What is the average Simk lifespan?

Average Simk life expectancy in 1993 was 87 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simk 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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