Robin Name Meaning

Scottish, English, French, and German: from the personal name Robin, a pet form of Robert, composed of the short form Rob + the hypocoristic suffix -in. Slovenian: unexplained. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Rubin or Rabin.

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


Similar surnames: Rubin, Roblin, Rodin, Tobin, Rosin, Rabin, Rovin, Robino, Gobin

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Robin Family Origin

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Robin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Annuitant

    10%
  • Grocer

    4%
  • Dressmaker

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Robin family was Dressmaker. The most common Robin occupation in the UK was Farmer. 11% of Robin's were Farmers. Farmer, Annuitant and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Robin.

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Robin Historical Records

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Robin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Robin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Robin in 1951 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Robin

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