Gin Name Meaning

English: variant of Ginn. Perhaps a respelling of French Jean. East Asian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Win, Pin, Lin, Tin, Ging, Guin, Sin, Goin, Gain, Kin

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Gin Family Origin

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Gin Family Occupations

What did your Gin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gin occupation in the UK was Labourer. 67% of Gin's were Labourers. Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gin.

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  • Labourer

    67%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    33%

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Gin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gin Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Gin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Gin in 1955 was 34, and 77 in 2004.

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