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Meskin Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus and Lithuania): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Meske, a pet form of Hebrew Miryam (see Mirkin). Muslim: from Arabic meskin ‘poor’, ‘humble’.

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


Similar surnames: Peskin, Eskin, Miskin, Merlin, Mirkin, Temkin, Belkin, Henkin, Haskin

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Meskin Family Origin

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Meskin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Meskin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Meskin's were Farmers.

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Meskin Historical Records

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Meskin Life Expectancy

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Famous Meskin Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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