Simps Family History

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Simps 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: Simos, Simes, Simas, Simms, Sims, Simon, Nims, Sippy, Sias, Gips

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Simps Family Origin

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Simps Family Occupations

What did your Simps ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, G P O Caretaker operator and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Simps. 34% of Simps men worked as a G P O Caretaker operator and 67% of Simps women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Simps were School Master and Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • G P O Caretaker operator
    34%
  • General Labourer Brickworks
    34%
  • School Master
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Household Duties
    34%

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

Simps Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 297 census records available for the last name Simps. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simps 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 30 immigration records available for the last name Simps. 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 40 military records available for the last name Simps. For the veterans among your Simps ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simps Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simps 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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