Makins Family History

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Makins Name Meaning

Northern English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): patronymic from Makin 1. Dutch: patronymic from Makin 3.

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


Similar surnames: Makin, Martins, Matkins, Mankins, Lakins, Eakins, Mains, Markins

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Makins Family Origin

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Makins Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Cattle Dealer

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Makins. The most common Makins occupation in the UK was Farmer. 12% of Makins's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Makins family was Cattle Dealer.

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Makins Historical Records

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Makins Life Expectancy

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