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Simson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Sim. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Samson.

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


Similar surnames: Samson, Simon, Simpson, Sibson, Simmon, Simonson, Simison, Stimson

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Simson Family Origin

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Simson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    7%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carman

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Annuitant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Simson. A less common occupation for the Simson family was Carman. The most common Simson occupation in the UK was Farmer. 7% of Simson's were Farmers.

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Simson Historical Records

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Simson Life Expectancy

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Famous Simson Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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