Magin Family History

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Magin Name Meaning

Spanish (Magín): Castilian form of Catalan Magí, from the personal name Maginus, probably a variant of Latin Maximus. The name was borne by a minor Spanish saint from Tarragona, who was martyred at the beginning of the 4th century.

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

Similar surnames: Marin, Masin, Agin, Main, Malin, Mahin, Mazin, Magan, Matin, Makin

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Magin Family Origin

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Magin Family Occupations

What did your Magin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Magin family was Draper. Coal Miner, Caretaker At Pawnbrokers and Chemist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Magin. The most common Magin occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 30% of Magin's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Caretaker At Pawnbrokers

  • Chemist

  • Draper


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

Magin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Magin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Magin 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Magin. 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 Magin. For the veterans among your Magin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Magin Life Expectancy

What is the average Magin lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Magin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Magin in 1945 was 30, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Magin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Magin 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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