Simkiss Family History

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Simkiss 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: Simkins, Simkin, Simkus, Simpkins, Filkins, Simos, Firkins, Kiss

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Simkiss Family Origin

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Simkiss Family Occupations

What did your Simkiss ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bricklayer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Simkiss. 3% of Simkiss men worked as a Bricklayer and 48% of Simkiss women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Simkiss were Jeweller and Retired

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bricklayer
    3%
  • Builders Labourer Heavy Worker
    3%
  • Incapacitated
    3%
  • Jeweller
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    48%
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut
    4%
  • Housewife
    3%
  • Retired
    3%

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

Simkiss Historical Records

What Simkiss family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Simkiss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simkiss census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Simkiss

Passenger List

There are 199 immigration records available for the last name Simkiss. 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 198 military records available for the last name Simkiss. For the veterans among your Simkiss ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simkiss Life Expectancy

What is the average Simkiss lifespan?

Between 1973 and 2001, in the United States, Simkiss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Simkiss in 1973 was 57, and 84 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simkiss

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simkiss 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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