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Samuely Family History

Samuely 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: Samuel, Samuels, Samel, Samsel, Sampey, Savely, Saul, Sully, Hamel

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Where is the Samuely family from?

You can see how Samuely families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Samuely family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Samuely families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1911 there were 6 Samuely families living in Quebec. This was 100% of all the recorded Samuely's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Samuely families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Samuely surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Samuely ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Samuely. .

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

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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What Samuely family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 133 census records available for the last name Samuely. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samuely census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 138 immigration records available for the last name Samuely. 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 Cards

There are 32 military records available for the last name Samuely. For the veterans among your Samuely ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Samuely lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2003, in the United States, Samuely life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Samuely in 1969 was 48, and 88 in 2003.

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