Samul Family History

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Samul 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: Saul, Samuel, Samel, Paul, Hamel, Camel, Sama, Kamel, Kaul, Savel

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Samul Family Origin

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Samul Family Occupations

What did your Samul ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Samul. 29% of Samul men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Samul women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Samul were Agent and Hardware Popher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    29%
  • Labor
    8%
  • New Worker
    8%
  • Agent
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
    11%
  • Farmer
    11%
  • Housework
    11%
  • Hardware Popher
    6%

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

Samul Historical Records

What Samul family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Samul. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samul 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 283 immigration records available for the last name Samul. 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 144 military records available for the last name Samul. For the veterans among your Samul ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Samul Life Expectancy

What is the average Samul lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Samul life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Samul in 1965 was 76, and 85 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Samul

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Samul 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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