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Where is the Sims family from?
You can see how Sims families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sims family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Sims families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 365 Sims families living in Ontario. This was about 49% of all the recorded Sims's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Sims families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sims surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Sims. 40% of Sims men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Sims women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sims were Machinist and Servant.