Simler Family History

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Simler Name Meaning

from an agent derivative of Middle High German similen ‘to explain’, probably a nickname for a capable adviser. variant of Semler.

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

Similar surnames: Timler, Dimler, Sisler, Sigler, Sieler, Semler, Imler, Simer, Spiller

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Simler Family Origin

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Simler Family Occupations

What did your Simler ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Simler.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Simler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Simler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simler 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 401 immigration records available for the last name Simler. 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 669 military records available for the last name Simler. For the veterans among your Simler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simler Life Expectancy

What is the average Simler lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Simler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Simler in 1959 was 53, and 74 in 2004.

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