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Samulls Family History

Samulls 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: Samuels, Samuel, Smull, Salls, Samples, Smalls, Sauls, Saul, Sales

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Where is the Samulls family from?

You can see how Samulls families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Samulls family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Samulls families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 3 Samulls families living in Alabama. This was 100% of all the recorded Samulls's in the USA. Alabama had the highest population of Samulls families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Samulls surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Samulls ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Lawyer was the top reported job for people in the US named Samulls. .

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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

  • Lawyer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 89 census records available for the last name Samulls. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samulls 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Samulls. 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 5 military records available for the last name Samulls. For the veterans among your Samulls ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Samulls lifespan?

Average Samulls life expectancy in 1995 was 75 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

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