Simpen Family History

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Simpen 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: Simmen, Simper, Simien, Simon, Kampen, Simeon, Shippen, Semper

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Simpen Family Origin

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Simpen Family Occupations

What did your Simpen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Primary Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Simpen. 50% of Simpen women worked as a Primary Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Primary Teacher
  • Seamstress

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

Simpen Historical Records

What Simpen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 100 census records available for the last name Simpen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simpen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Simpen

Passenger List

There are 13 immigration records available for the last name Simpen. 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 military records available for the last name Simpen. For the veterans among your Simpen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simpen Life Expectancy

What is the average Simpen lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simpen 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simpen

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