Ervin Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and Irish: variant spelling of Irvin. Americanized spelling of German Erwin.

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


Similar surnames: Erwin, Erven, Erving, Kervin, Ervine, Arvin, Dervin, Elvin, Mervin

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Ervin Family Origin

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Ervin Family Occupations

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  • House Keeper

    20%
  • Farmers Hind (Bailiff)

    10%
  • Labourer Shipyard

    10%
  • Lead Miner

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ervin family was Lead Miner. The most common Ervin occupation in the UK was House Keeper. 20% of Ervin's were House Keepers. House Keeper, Farmers Hind (Bailiff) and Labourer Shipyard were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ervin.

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Ervin Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Ervin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ervin in 1940 was 32, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ervin

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