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Samuli Family History

Samuli 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, Sami, Sample, Smull, Sahli, Sault, Pauli, Samudio

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Where is the Samuli family from?

You can see how Samuli families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Samuli family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Samuli family living in Connecticut. This was 100% of all the recorded Samuli's in the USA. Connecticut had the highest population of Samuli families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Samuli surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Samuli ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Samuli ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.


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Census Records

There are 15 census records available for the last name Samuli. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samuli 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 48 immigration records available for the last name Samuli. 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 8 military records available for the last name Samuli. For the veterans among your Samuli ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Samuli lifespan?

Between 1977 and 2001, in the United States, Samuli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Samuli in 1977 was 78, and 86 in 2001.

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