Simos Family History

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Simos Name Meaning

from the personal name Simos, a pet form of the personal name Simon. nickname from Greek simos ‘snub-nosed’. from a reduced form of the personal name Gerasimos, a derivative of geras ‘old age’, or of the homonymous geras ‘honor’. This was borne by a 5th-century saint, venerated in the Eastern Church, who was chiefly famous for extracting a thorn from a lion’s paw. Compare Grasmick.

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

Similar surnames: Simon, Simo, Sima, Milos, Sion, Demos, Syms, Amos, Simoes, Simmons

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Simos Family Origin

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Simos Family Occupations

What did your Simos ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carpenter Carpen and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Simos. 20% of Simos men worked as a Carpenter Carpen and 38% of Simos women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Simos were General Labourer H W and Order Seeker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carpenter Carpen
  • Colliery Dateller Below H
  • General Labourer
  • General Labourer H W

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housekeeper
  • Incapacitated
  • Order Seeker

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

Simos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Simos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simos 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 754 immigration records available for the last name Simos. 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 274 military records available for the last name Simos. For the veterans among your Simos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simos Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2003, in the United States, Simos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Simos in 1951 was 57, and 79 in 2003.

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