Sims Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Sim.

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


Similar surnames: Simms, Simes, Tims, Syms, Sams, Simm, Sim, Timms, Mims, Swims

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Sims Family Origin

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Sims Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Student

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Laborer

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Student and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sims. A less common occupation for the Sims family was Laborer. The most common Sims occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Sims's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Sims | Data not to scale

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Sims Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Sims life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Sims in 1940 was 44, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sims

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