Guin Family History

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Guin Name Meaning

French: from a Germanic personal name or short form of various compound names formed with wini ‘friend’. Perhaps a reduced form of McQuinn. This name is clustered in NC, AL, and LA.

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


Similar surnames: Gunn, Main, Quin, Duin, Guion, Godin, Garin, Hulin, Guan, Dein

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Guin Family Origin

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Guin Family Occupations

What did your Guin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Draper and Farm Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guin. The most common Guin occupation in the UK was Labourer. 14% of Guin's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Guin family was Agricultural Labourer.

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  • Labourer

    14%
  • Draper

    10%
  • Farm Servant

    10%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%

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

Guin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Guin Life Expectancy

What is the average Guin lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Guin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Guin in 1953 was 38, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guin 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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