Curlin Family History

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Curlin Name Meaning

English: variant of Curling. Swedish: from an unexplained first element + the adjectival suffix -(l)in, derivative of Latin -enius. Probably also an Americanized spelling of German Gerling.

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

Similar surnames: Carlin, Curvin, Curling, Burlin, Cullin, Juhlin, Caplin, Norlin

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Curlin Family Origin

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Curlin Family Occupations

What did your Curlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, General Lab, Shoe Maker and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Curlin. A less common occupation for the Curlin family was Tailor. The most common Curlin occupation in the UK was General Lab. 25% of Curlin's were General Labs.

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  • General Lab

  • Shoe Maker

  • Shoemaker

  • Tailor


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

Curlin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Curlin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Curlin 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 593 immigration records available for the last name Curlin. 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 802 military records available for the last name Curlin. For the veterans among your Curlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Curlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Curlin lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Curlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Curlin in 1953 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Curlin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Curlin 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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