Smidt Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Smet. Altered spelling of German Schmidt.

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


Similar surnames: Smid, Smit, Feidt, Sandt, Stile, Sundt, Swint, Heidt, Smet, Smoot

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Smidt Family Origin

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Smidt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Cabinet Maaker

    14%
  • Hostler

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

In 1881, the most common Smidt occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Smidt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Smidt family was Laborer. Farmer, Cabinet Maaker and Hostler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smidt.

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Smidt Historical Records

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Smidt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Smidt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Smidt in 1954 was 50, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smidt

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