Simek Family History

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Simek Name Meaning

Czech and Croatian (Šimek): from a pet form of the personal name Šimon (Czech) or Šime (Croatian) (see Simon).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Shimek, Simak, Samek, Simcik, Schimek, Simar, Stipek, Tomek, Simes

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Simek Family Origin

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Simek Family Occupations

What did your Simek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Black Smith, Huckster and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Simek. A less common occupation for the Simek family was Planing Mill. The most common Simek occupation in the USA was Black Smith. 17% of Simek's were Black Smiths.

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  • Black Smith

  • Huckster

  • Laborer

  • Planing Mill


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

Simek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Simek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Simek 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Simek. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Simek. For the veterans among your Simek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Simek Life Expectancy

What is the average Simek lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Simek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Simek in 1953 was 32, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Simek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Simek 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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