Dorin Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Dorin Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of the personal name Théodore (see Theodore). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): Slavicized form of Dorn 2.

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

Similar surnames: Dobin, Darin, Dolin, Dobrin, Morin, Sorin, Dorn, Doris, Gorin, Dorau

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Dorin Family Origin

Where is the Dorin family from?

Dorin Family Occupations

What did your Dorin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Public Works Contractor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dorin. 10% of Dorin men worked as a Public Works Contractor and 72% of Dorin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dorin were Cinema Proprietor and Domestic Duti

View Census data for Dorin | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Public Works Contractor
  • Assist Coat Accountant Engineer
  • Cinema Manager owner
  • Cinema Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Button Sewing Finisher
  • Cook
  • Domestic Duti

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

Dorin Historical Records

What Dorin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Dorin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dorin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Dorin

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dorin. 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.

View all Dorin immigration records

Draft Card

There are 642 military records available for the last name Dorin. For the veterans among your Dorin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Dorin military records

You've only scratched the surface of Dorin family history.

Dorin Life Expectancy

What is the average Dorin lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Dorin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Dorin in 1960 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dorin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dorin 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.

Famous Dorin Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name