Eglin Family History

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Eglin Name Meaning

English: from a Norman form of a female personal name, Agilina, of Germanic origin. Swiss German: variant of Egli.

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

Similar surnames: Egli, Emling, Ellen, Eblin, Ellin, Selin, Edlin, Rolin, Egle, Molin

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Eglin Family Origin

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Eglin Family Occupations

What did your Eglin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Housekeeper and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eglin. The most common Eglin occupation in the UK was Farmer. 7% of Eglin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eglin family was Accountant Iron Stone.

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  • Farmer

  • Housekeeper

  • Joiner

  • Accountant Iron Stone


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

Eglin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Eglin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eglin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Eglin. 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 Eglin. For the veterans among your Eglin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eglin Life Expectancy

What is the average Eglin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Eglin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Eglin in 1962 was 79, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eglin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eglin 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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