Pin Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Pinn. French and Dutch: from Old French pin ‘pine’, a topographic name for someone living by a pine tree or in a pine forest, or a habitational name from a place named with this word. Cambodian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Pine, Pinn, Pan, Pino, Pi, Ping, Pink, Pen, Kin, Pins

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Pin Family Origin

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Pin Family Occupations

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In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Pin. 67% of Pin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Service Paid

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Pin Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 8,000 military records available for the last name Pin. For the veterans among your Pin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pin Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Pin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Pin in 1962 was 68, and 71 in 2003.

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