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Simmers Early Origins



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

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Simmers Spelling Variations


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Simmers Spelling Variations



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

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Simmers Early History


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Simmers Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Simmers research. Another 170 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1180, 1376, 1450, and 1682 are included under the topic Early Simmers History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Simmers Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Simmers Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Simmers Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Simmers In Ireland


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Simmers In Ireland



Some of the Simmers family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 176 words (13 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Simmers Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • John Simmers settled in Virginia in 1656

Simmers Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Joseph Simmers settled in Pennsylvania in 1773
  • Joseph Simmers, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1773

Simmers Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Simmers, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1845-1846

Simmers Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • John A. Simmers arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Ida Zeigler" in 1863

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Contemporary Notables of the name Simmers (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Simmers (post 1700)



  • Brian Maxwell Simmers (b. 1940), Scottish rugby union player
  • William Maxwell "Max" Simmers (1904-1972), Scottish rugby union player, father of Brian Simmers

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
    2. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
    3. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    4. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
    5. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    6. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    7. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    8. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
    9. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
    10. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
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    The Simmers Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Simmers Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 31 August 2015 at 09:05.

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