Clavin Family History

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Clavin Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhláimhín ‘son of Flaithimhín’, a personal name from a diminutive of flaith ‘prince’, ‘ruler’ (see Lavin).

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


Similar surnames: Lavin, Flavin, Slavin, Glavin, Cavan, Savin, Clarin, Clanin, Lakin

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Clavin Family Origin

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Clavin Family Occupations

What did your Clavin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Assistant Furniture Gasman Steel Work and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Clavin. 6% of Clavin men worked as an Assistant Furniture Gasman Steel Work and 36% of Clavin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Clavin were Cable Jointers Labourer Heavy Worker and House heavy Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant Furniture Gasman Steel Work
    6%
  • Bar Cellaman Wor
    6%
  • Bullion Brokers Clerk
    6%
  • Cable Jointers Labourer Heavy Worker
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    36%
  • Domestic
    4%
  • Domestic Duties
    4%
  • House heavy Worker
    4%

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

Clavin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Clavin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clavin 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 973 immigration records available for the last name Clavin. 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 848 military records available for the last name Clavin. For the veterans among your Clavin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clavin Life Expectancy

What is the average Clavin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Clavin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Clavin in 1962 was 67, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clavin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clavin 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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