Simpel Family History

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Simpel 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: Zimpel, Gimpel, Sippel, Kimpel, Simper, Samuel, Siegel, Sindel

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Simpel Family Origin

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Simpel Family Occupations

What did your Simpel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Billclerk and Meat Cutter were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Simpel. 10% of Simpel men worked as a Billclerk and 25% of Simpel women worked as a Meat Cutter. Some less common occupations for Americans named Simpel were Clothing Salesman and Winder

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Billclerk
  • Butcher
  • Chauffeur
  • Clothing Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Meat Cutter
  • Servant
  • Stenographer
  • Winder

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

Simpel Historical Records

What Simpel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 166 census records available for the last name Simpel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simpel 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 72 immigration records available for the last name Simpel. 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 26 military records available for the last name Simpel. For the veterans among your Simpel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simpel Life Expectancy

What is the average Simpel lifespan?

Between 1967 and 1991, in the United States, Simpel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Simpel in 1967 was 67, and 68 in 1991.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simpel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simpel 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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