Asselin Family History

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Asselin Name Meaning

French: from a frequent Old French personal name, a pet form of Ace or Asse, Germanic A(t)zo, a pet form of any of the many Germanic compound names that had adal ‘noble’ as their first element. Dutch: from the Dutch cognate of this personal name, Asselijn.

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


Similar surnames: Aslin, Selin, Gosselin, Bassin, Stein, Belin, Goslin, Daudelin

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Asselin Family Origin

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Asselin Family Occupations

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In 1880, Laborer, Hatter and Works In Brick Yard were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Asselin. The most common Asselin occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Asselin's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Asselin family was Works In Cot Mill.

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Hatter

    13%
  • Works In Brick Yard

    13%
  • Works In Cot Mill

    13%

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Asselin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Asselin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Asselin 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Asselin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Asselin. For the veterans among your Asselin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Asselin Life Expectancy

What is the average Asselin lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Asselin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Asselin in 1951 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Asselin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Asselin 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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