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SIMON - Name Meaning & Origin
Last Name Meaning & Related Resources for the Surname SIMON

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Definition: Derived from the Hebrew first name Simon, the Greek form of the Hebrew name Shim'on which meant "hearkening" or "listening."

Surname Origin: English, French, Scandinavian, Hungarian

Alternate Surname Spellings: SIMEN, SIMMON, SIEMON, SIMONS

More Resources for the Surname SIMON :

French Genealogy
Research your French family tree with the help of these genealogical societies, records, surname lists, archives and libraries, and French genealogy research guides.

SIMON Family Genealogy Forum
Free message board is focused on descendants of SIMON ancestors around the world.

FamilySearch - SIMON Genealogy
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SIMON Surname & Family Mailing List
Free mailing list for researchers of the Simon surname and its variations includes subscription details and a searchable archives of past messages.

Surname Finder - SIMON Genealogy & Family Resources
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Cousin Connect - SIMON Genealogy Queries
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DistantCousin.com - SIMON Genealogy & Family History
Free databases and genealogy links for the last name SIMON.

MyCinnamonToast.com - SIMON Genealogy in All Regions
Centralized search results for family trees and other genealogy info on the SIMON surname.

References: Surname Meanings & Origins

Cottle, Basil. Penguin Dictionary of Surnames. Baltimore, MD: Penguin Books, 1967.

Dorward, David. Scottish Surnames. Collins Celtic (Pocket edition), 1998.

Fucilla, Joseph. Our Italian Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 2003.

Hanks, Patrick and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Great Britain: Oxford University Press, 1989.

Reaney, P.H. A Dictionary of English Surnames. Oxford University Press, 1997.

Smith, Elsdon C. American Surnames. Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.

 

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