Smithe Family History

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Smithe Name Meaning

English: variant of Smith.

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

Similar surnames: Smythe, Smith, Smithee, Smithey, Smither, Suite, Smyth, Stithem

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Smithe Family Origin

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Smithe Family Occupations

What did your Smithe ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Accounting Clerk Local Authority and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Smithe. 9% of Smithe men worked as an Accounting Clerk Local Authority and 31% of Smithe women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Smithe were Colliery Haulage Hard and Unpaid Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Accounting Clerk Local Authority
  • Boot Repairer
  • Chemical Manufacturer Distillers
  • Colliery Haulage Hard

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Unpaid Household Duties

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

Smithe Historical Records

What Smithe family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Smithe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Smithe 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 Smithe

Passenger List

There are 911 immigration records available for the last name Smithe. 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 516 military records available for the last name Smithe. For the veterans among your Smithe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Smithe Life Expectancy

What is the average Smithe lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Smithe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Smithe in 1953 was 41, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smithe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smithe 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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