Downin Family History

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Downin Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Downing.

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


Similar surnames: Downie, Dowlin, Downing, Nowlin, Dornon, Cowin, Gowin, Dowling

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Downin Family Origin

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Downin Family Occupations

What did your Downin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Downin family was Day Lab.. Farmer, Retired Farmer and Clerk In Register Office were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Downin. The most common Downin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Downin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Retired Farmer

    12%
  • Clerk In Register Office

    6%
  • Day Lab.

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Downin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Downin Life Expectancy

What is the average Downin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Downin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Downin in 1963 was 79, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Downin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Downin 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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