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Symmes Name Meaning

Respelling of English Symes.

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


Similar surnames: Syms, Symes, Sames, Simms, Somes, Sommer, Samms, Simmers, Sykes

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Symmes Family Origin

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Symmes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Clerk

    11%
  • Contractor

    11%
  • Foreman

    11%

In 1881, the most common Symmes occupation in Canada was Farmer. 22% of Symmes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Symmes family was Foreman. Farmer, Clerk and Contractor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Symmes.

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Symmes Historical Records

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Symmes Life Expectancy

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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