Kilmartin Family History

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Kilmartin Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Mhartain, ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Martin’, sometimes further shortened to Martin.

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

Similar surnames: Gilmartin, Mcmartin, Kilgallon, Martin, Larkin, Marcin, Marti

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Kilmartin Family Origin

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Kilmartin Family Occupations

What did your Kilmartin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kilmartin. 30% of Kilmartin men worked as a General Labourer and 76% of Kilmartin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kilmartin were General Labourer (mental Patient) and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Plasterer
  • General Labourer (mental Patient)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Incapacitated
  • Domestic Servant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kilmartin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Kilmartin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kilmartin 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Kilmartin. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Kilmartin. For the veterans among your Kilmartin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kilmartin Life Expectancy

What is the average Kilmartin lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Kilmartin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Kilmartin in 1941 was 41, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kilmartin

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