Conlin Family History

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Conlin 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: Donlin, Joslin, Polin, Doolin, Molin, Collin, Olin, Dolin, Follin

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Conlin Family Origin

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Conlin Family Occupations

What did your Conlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Conlin. 44% of Conlin men worked as a General Labourer and 79% of Conlin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Conlin were Labourer (moulders) and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    44%
  • Builders Labourer
    14%
  • Electrical Engineer
    9%
  • Labourer (moulders)
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    79%
  • Domestic Servant
    5%
  • Unpaid Household Duties
    4%
  • Domestic Duties
    3%

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

Conlin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Conlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Conlin lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Conlin 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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