Smoots Family History

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Smoots Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of Dutch Smouts, a variant of Smout (see Smoot).

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

Similar surnames: Smoot, Soots, Stoots, Shoots, Moors, Mooty, Stotts, Coots, Moos

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Smoots Family Origin

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Smoots Family Occupations

What did your Smoots ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Smoots. 15% of Smoots men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Smoots women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Smoots were Labor and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Maid
  • Farmer
  • Saleslady

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

Smoots Historical Records

What Smoots family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Smoots. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Smoots 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 62 immigration records available for the last name Smoots. 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 392 military records available for the last name Smoots. For the veterans among your Smoots ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Smoots Life Expectancy

What is the average Smoots lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Smoots life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Smoots in 1963 was 87, and 27 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smoots

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smoots 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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