Samuelsohn Family History

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Samuelsohn 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: Samuelson, Samelson, Samuelsen, Samuelian, Samuels, Samson, Samuel

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Samuelsohn Family Origin

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Samuelsohn Family Occupations

What did your Samuelsohn ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Samuelsohn. 25% of Samuelsohn men worked as a Carpenter and 34% of Samuelsohn women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Samuelsohn were Salesman and Tnstrustor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
  • Proprietor
  • Sales Clerk
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Dress Shop
  • Tnstrustor

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

Samuelsohn Historical Records

What Samuelsohn family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 75 census records available for the last name Samuelsohn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samuelsohn 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 182 immigration records available for the last name Samuelsohn. 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 27 military records available for the last name Samuelsohn. For the veterans among your Samuelsohn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Samuelsohn Life Expectancy

What is the average Samuelsohn lifespan?

Between 1959 and 1988, in the United States, Samuelsohn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Samuelsohn in 1959 was 59, and 73 in 1988.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Samuelsohn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Samuelsohn 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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