Akin Family History

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Akin Name Meaning

Scottish, northern Irish, and English: variant spelling of Aiken.

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

Similar surnames: Aikin, Akins, Eakin, Aken, Atkin, Kin, Lakin, Makin, Aiken, Savin

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Akin Family Origin

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Akin Family Occupations

What did your Akin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Akin. 10% of Akin men worked as a General Labourer and 40% of Akin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Akin were Colliery Coke Drawer (retired) Above and Bag Sewer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Builders General Foreman
  • Coal House Labourer
  • Colliery Coke Drawer (retired) Above

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Silk Weaver
  • Bag Sewer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Akin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 46,000 census records available for the last name Akin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Akin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Akin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 9,000 military records available for the last name Akin. For the veterans among your Akin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Akin Life Expectancy

What is the average Akin lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Akin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Akin in 1948 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Akin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Akin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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