Celvin Family History

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Celvin 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: Melvin, Calvin, Colvin, Belvin, Elvin, Gelvin, Melin, Levin, Galvin

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Celvin Family Origin

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Celvin Family Occupations

What did your Celvin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Bureau Of Amunt Instruty and Sles Lady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Celvin. 25% of Celvin men worked as a Bureau Of Amunt Instruty and 50% of Celvin women worked as a Sles Lady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Celvin were Trainer and Teachre

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Bureau Of Amunt Instruty
  • Porter
  • Sp Shoe Maker
  • Trainer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Sles Lady
  • Teachre

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

Celvin Historical Records

What Celvin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 85 census records available for the last name Celvin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Celvin 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 30 immigration records available for the last name Celvin. 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 21 military records available for the last name Celvin. For the veterans among your Celvin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Celvin Life Expectancy

What is the average Celvin lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Celvin 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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