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Samules Family History

Samules 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: Samples, Sales, Samuel, Salles, Paules, Smiles, Sandles, Sample

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Where is the Samules family from?

You can see how Samules families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Samules family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Samules families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 5 Samules families living in Nova Scotia. This was about 42% of all the recorded Samules's in Canada. Nova Scotia and 1 other province had the highest population of Samules families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Samules surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Samules ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Samules. 46% of Samules men worked as a Laborer.

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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 Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    46%
  • Farmer
    28%
  • Salesman
    28%
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What Samules family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 854 census records available for the last name Samules. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samules 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 66 immigration records available for the last name Samules. 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 54 military records available for the last name Samules. For the veterans among your Samules ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Samules lifespan?

Between 1985 and 2002, in the United States, Samules life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Samules in 1985 was 59, and 86 in 2002.

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