Simpleton Family History

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Simpleton 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: Singleton, Templeton, Stapleton, Middleton, Simeon, Embleton

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Simpleton Family Origin

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Simpleton Family Occupations

What did your Simpleton ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Shipwright slost Builders was the top reported job for people in the UK named Simpleton.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Shipwright slost Builders
    100%

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

Simpleton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 187 census records available for the last name Simpleton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simpleton 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Simpleton. 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 15 military records available for the last name Simpleton. For the veterans among your Simpleton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simpleton Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simpleton 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 Simpleton

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