Smithers Family History

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Smithers Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Smither.

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


Similar surnames: Smothers, Smythers, Smathers, Withers, Smither, Mathers, Miers

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Smithers Family Origin

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Smithers Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Smithers occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Smithers's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smithers. A less common occupation for the Smithers family was Bricklayer.

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Smithers Historical Records

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Smithers Life Expectancy

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