Simkin Family History

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Simkin Name Meaning

English (Midlands): from the Middle English personal name, a pet form of Sim. Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from Simke, a pet form of the Yiddish female personal name Sime (see Sima) with the eastern Slavic possessive suffix -in.

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


Similar surnames: Itkin, Sirkin, Lipkin, Sonkin, Temkin, Witkin, Salkin, Rifkin, Mirkin

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Simkin Family Origin

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Simkin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Carpenter

    2%
  • Ag. Labr.

    1%

In 1881, the most common Simkin occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Simkin's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Miner and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Simkin. A less common occupation for the Simkin family was Ag. Labr..

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Simkin Historical Records

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Simkin Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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