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Where did the Russian Simushin family come from? What is the Russian Simushin family crest and coat of arms? When did the Simushin family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Simushin family history?The name Simushin is a patronymic formed by adding the Russian suffix "-ov/ev" meaning "son of" to the popular personal name Simon. The name Simon is derived ultimately from the Hebrew Shim'on, but had become Simon by the time of the New Testament, and was a popular given name throughout Western Europe in the Middle Ages.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Simonov, Simonin, Simonich, Shimonov, Simeonov, Semyonov, Semanov, Simonin, Simakov, Simukov, Simushin and many more.
First found in "White Russia," or Belorussian part of Russia, where the name originated in early times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Simushin research. Another 195 words(14 lines of text) covering the years 1598 and 1794 are included under the topic Early Simushin History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Simushin Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Maria Magdalena Simonin, who arrived in New York city in 1710; and Anna Margretha Simonin, who came to New York city in 1710.
The Simushin Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Simushin 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.
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