Smirl Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German Schmirl (see Smyrl).

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


Similar surnames: Smyrl, Smick, Smink, Smit, Shirk, Smull, Mill, Migl, Seidl, Seil

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Smirl Family Origin

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Smirl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Black Smith

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Carpenter

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Smirl family was Carpenter. The most common Smirl occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Smirl's were Farmers. Farmer, Black Smith and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smirl.

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Smirl Historical Records

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Smirl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2003, Smirl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Smirl in 1957 was 30, and 84 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smirl

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