Schelin Family History

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Schelin Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name, probably from an unidentified place name element + the Swedish adjectival suffix -in, based on Latin -inius. German: variant spelling of Schellin.

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


Similar surnames: Sahlin, Schein, Helin, Sheline, Scheid, Schlein, Solin, Schelle

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Schelin Family Origin

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Schelin Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    43%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Mechanic

    14%
  • Millinery

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schelin family was Millinery. Tailor, Laborer and Mechanic were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schelin. The most common Schelin occupation in the USA was Tailor. 43% of Schelin's were Tailors.

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Schelin Historical Records

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Schelin Life Expectancy

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