Simker Family History

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Simker 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: Simmer, Simer, Simler, Sieker, Simper, Dicker, Picker, Summer, Sommer

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Simker Family Origin

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Simker Family Occupations

What did your Simker ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Grinder was the top reported job for people in the US named Simker.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Grinder
    100%

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

Simker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 51 census records available for the last name Simker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simker 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 15 immigration records available for the last name Simker. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Simker. For the veterans among your Simker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simker Life Expectancy

What is the average Simker lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simker 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simker

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