Samuals Family History

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Samuals 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: Samuels, Samuel, Sauls, Saul, Sama, Damas, Kamal, Salas, Sandall

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Samuals Family Origin

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Samuals Family Occupations

What did your Samuals ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Typist were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Samuals. 9% of Samuals men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Samuals women worked as a Typist. Some less common occupations for Americans named Samuals were Buffer and Dress Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    9%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Shipping Clerk
    9%
  • Buffer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Typist
    19%
  • Bookkeeper
    10%
  • Domestic
    10%
  • Dress Maker
    10%

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

Samuals Historical Records

What Samuals family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 527 census records available for the last name Samuals. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samuals 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 15 immigration records available for the last name Samuals. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 35 military records available for the last name Samuals. For the veterans among your Samuals ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Samuals Life Expectancy

What is the average Samuals lifespan?

Between 1969 and 1989, in the United States, Samuals life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Samuals in 1969 was 52, and 65 in 1989.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Samuals

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Samuals 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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