Simonsen Family History

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Simonsen Name Meaning

North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from Simon.

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


Similar surnames: Simensen, Simonson, Simons, Salmonsen, Monsen, Siemsen, Sorensen

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Simonsen Family Origin

Where is the Simonsen family from?

Simonsen Family Occupations

What did your Simonsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Mural Artist and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Simonsen. 19% of Simonsen men worked as a Mural Artist and 43% of Simonsen women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Simonsen were Cabinet Maker and Domestic Duties Companies

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Mural Artist
    19%
  • Advt Clerk
    10%
  • Butchers Salesman
    10%
  • Cabinet Maker
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    43%
  • Carpenter joiner
    6%
  • Cook
    6%
  • Domestic Duties Companies
    6%

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

Simonsen Historical Records

What Simonsen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Simonsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simonsen 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 16,000 immigration records available for the last name Simonsen. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Simonsen. For the veterans among your Simonsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simonsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Simonsen lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Simonsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Simonsen in 1951 was 40, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simonsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simonsen 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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