Nivin Family History

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Nivin Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Nevin, Divin, Navin, Niven, Bivin, Gavin, Savin, Lavin, Kivi, Levin

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Nivin Family Origin

Where is the Nivin family from?

Nivin Family Occupations

What did your Nivin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Nivin occupation in the UK was Farmer. 100% of Nivin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Nivin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 773 census records available for the last name Nivin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nivin 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 139 immigration records available for the last name Nivin. 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 145 military records available for the last name Nivin. For the veterans among your Nivin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nivin Life Expectancy

What is the average Nivin lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Nivin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Nivin in 1964 was 85, and 100 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nivin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nivin 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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