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Simson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Sim. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Samson.

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


Similar surnames: Samson, Simon, Simpson, Sibson, Simmon, Simonson, Simison, Stimson

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Simson Family Origin

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Simson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farmer Son

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, Carpenter and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Simson. A less common occupation for the Simson family was Labourer. The most common Simson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Simson's were Farmers.

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Simson Historical Records

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Simson Life Expectancy

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Famous Simson Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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