Anglin Family History

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Anglin Name Meaning

Irish (Co. Cork): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAngluinn ‘descendant of Anglonn’, a personal name from anglonn ‘champion’.

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

Similar surnames: Angelino, Enslin, Raglin, Aslin, Eglin, Nolin, Siglin, Antolin, Angle

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Anglin Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Anglin name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Anglin. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


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Anglin Family Origin

Where is the Anglin family from?

Anglin Family Occupations

What did your Anglin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Draughtsman At Iron Works, Fish Salesman and Formerly Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Anglin. The most common Anglin occupation in the UK was Draughtsman At Iron Works. 9% of Anglin's were Draughtsman At Iron Workss. A less common occupation for the Anglin family was Formerly Upholsterer.

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  • Draughtsman At Iron Works

  • Fish Salesman

  • Formerly Laundress

  • Formerly Upholsterer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Anglin ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Anglin Historical Records

What Anglin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Anglin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Anglincensus 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Anglin. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Anglin. For the veterans among your Anglin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Anglin Life Expectancy

What is the average Anglin lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Anglin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Anglin in 1943 was 22, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Anglin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Anglin 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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