Mirkin Family History

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Mirkin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Mirke, a pet form of the Biblical Hebrew name Miryam, a very ancient name of uncertain etymology, perhaps meaning ‘wished-for child’, from an Egyptian root mrj with the addition of the Hebrew feminine diminutive suffix -am.

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


Similar surnames: Markin, Sirkin, Itkin, Merlin, Minkin, Zipkin, Witkin, Meskin, Miskin

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Mirkin Family Origin

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Mirkin Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    50%
  • Iron Moulder

    50%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer and Iron Moulder were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mirkin. The most common Mirkin occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 50% of Mirkin's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Mirkin Historical Records

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Mirkin Life Expectancy

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