Macklin Family History

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Macklin Name Meaning

English: unexplained. It occurs chiefly in Hampshire and Wiltshire. It is also established in Ireland, where it may be an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Eóin (see McLean).

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

Similar surnames: Mackin, Mackley, Jacklin, Macken, Mackie, Maslin, Makin, Mckean

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Macklin Family Origin

Where is the Macklin family from?

Macklin Family Occupations

What did your Macklin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Bricklayer and General Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Macklin. The most common Macklin occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Macklin's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Macklin family was Hawker.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Bricklayer

  • General Laborer

  • Hawker


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

Macklin Historical Records

What Macklin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 45,000 census records available for the last name Macklin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Macklin 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Macklin. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Macklin. For the veterans among your Macklin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Macklin Life Expectancy

What is the average Macklin lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Macklin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1954. The average life expectancy for Macklin in 1943 was 30, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Macklin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Macklin 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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