Alin Family History

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Alin Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Amin, Albin, Lin, Malin, Ali, Palin, Olin, Agin, Ahlin, Kalin

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Alin Family Origin

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Alin Family Occupations

What did your Alin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Alin. 29% of Alin men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Alin women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Alin were Carpenter and Salesman

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    29%
  • Salesman
    22%
  • Farmer
    16%
  • Carpenter
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    34%
  • Nurse
    34%
  • Salesman
    34%

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

Alin Historical Records

What Alin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Alin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Alin. 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 305 military records available for the last name Alin. For the veterans among your Alin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alin Life Expectancy

What is the average Alin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Alin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Alin in 1963 was 84, and 92 in 2003.

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