Simkowitz Family History

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Simkowitz 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: Lipkowitz, Smilowitz, Rakowitz, Berkowitz, Moskowitz, Haimowitz

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Simkowitz Family Origin

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Simkowitz Family Occupations

What did your Simkowitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Printer and work were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Simkowitz. 10% of Simkowitz men worked as a Printer and 20% of Simkowitz women worked as a work. Some less common occupations for Americans named Simkowitz were Manager and None

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Printer
    10%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Baker
    7%
  • Manager
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • work
    20%
  • Bench Worker
    20%
  • Housewife
    20%
  • None
    20%

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

Simkowitz Historical Records

What Simkowitz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 706 census records available for the last name Simkowitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simkowitz 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 232 immigration records available for the last name Simkowitz. 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 104 military records available for the last name Simkowitz. For the veterans among your Simkowitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simkowitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Simkowitz lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Simkowitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Simkowitz in 1965 was 74, and 88 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simkowitz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simkowitz 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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