Simer History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Simer family

The surname Simer was first found in Roxburghshire where they held a family seat from ancient times.

Early History of the Simer family

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Simer Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Simmers, Simmer, Symmers, Symers, Symmers and others.

Early Notables of the Simer family (pre 1700)

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Ireland Migration of the Simer family to Ireland

Some of the Simer family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. More information about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.


United States Simer migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Simer Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • Phillip Simer, aged 25, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1748 [1]
Simer Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • G D Simer, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1860 [1]


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)


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