Simper Family History

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Simper Name Meaning

English and German: variant of Semper.

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

Similar surnames: Semper, Simpers, Simler, Dimmer, Sember, Sommer, Simpler, Simmer

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Simper Family Origin

Where is the Simper family from?

Simper Family Occupations

What did your Simper ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Simper occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Simper's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, "Ag Lab" and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Simper. A less common occupation for the Simper family was Labourer.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • "Ag Lab"

  • Farmer

  • Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Simper ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Simper Historical Records

What Simper family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Simper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simper 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 567 immigration records available for the last name Simper. 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 693 military records available for the last name Simper. For the veterans among your Simper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simper Life Expectancy

What is the average Simper lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Simper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Simper in 1958 was 24, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simper 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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