Simpken Family History

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Simpken 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: Simpkin, Simkin, Simpson, Simpler, Siefken, Simmen, Simper, Simien

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Simpken Family Origin

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Simpken Family Occupations

What did your Simpken ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Ambulance Driver and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Simpken. 50% of Simpken men worked as an Ambulance Driver

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Ambulance Driver
  • Precision Engineer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Simpken Historical Records

What Simpken family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 56 census records available for the last name Simpken. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simpken 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 Simpken

Passenger List

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Simpken. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Simpken. For the veterans among your Simpken ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simpken Life Expectancy

What is the average Simpken lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simpken 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 Simpken

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