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Albin Name Meaning

English, southern French, German (mainly Austrian), and Hungarian: from the personal name Albin (Latin Albinus, a derivative of albus ‘white’). The usual spelling of the French name is Aubin. The personal name was especially popular in Austria, Lombardy, and Savoy, where it absorbed the Germanic personal name Albuin (which is composed of the elements alb ‘elf’ + win ‘friend’). This was the name of the Lombard leader (died 572) who made himself king of northern Italy, and also of various saints, including a bishop of Brixen (Bressanone) in South Tyrol, whose name was confused with that of St. Aubin of Angers (see Aubin).

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

Similar surnames: Aubin, Alban, Alwin, Alvin, Rubin, Allin, Lein, Galvin, Babin, Alber

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Albin Family Origin

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Albin Family Occupations

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In 1939, Funeral Director Master and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Albin. 4% of Albin men worked as a Funeral Director Master and 51% of Albin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Albin were Apprenticed Bricklayer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Funeral Director Master
  • General Labourer
  • Apprentice Electrician
  • Apprenticed Bricklayer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cotton Weaver
  • Domestic Maid
  • Housekeeper

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

Albin Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 12,000 military records available for the last name Albin. For the veterans among your Albin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Albin Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Albin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Albin in 1948 was 72, and 75 in 2004.

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