Simkus Family History

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Simkus Name Meaning

Lithuanian (Šimkus): see Shimkus.

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


Similar surnames: Shimkus, Rimkus, Wirkus, Mickus, Pikus, Firkus, Balkus, Simkins

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Simkus Family Origin

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Simkus Family Occupations

What did your Simkus ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Gardener and Unpaid Domestic Ducties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Simkus. 50% of Simkus men worked as a Gardener and 50% of Simkus women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Ducties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Simkus were Metal Tool Turner and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Gardener
    50%
  • Metal Tool Turner
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Ducties
    50%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%

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

Simkus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Simkus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simkus 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 307 immigration records available for the last name Simkus. 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 316 military records available for the last name Simkus. For the veterans among your Simkus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simkus Life Expectancy

What is the average Simkus lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Simkus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Simkus in 1955 was 47, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simkus

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