Sellin Family History

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Sellin Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from any of several places so named, for example on the island of Rügen. Swedish: ornamental name, perhaps from a place-name element sel- ‘stretch of smooth water’ + the Swedish adjectival suffix -in, based on Latin -inius.

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


Similar surnames: Sellen, Fellin, Bellin, Yellin, Ballin, Serlin, Schellin, Solin

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Sellin Family Origin

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Sellin Family Occupations

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  • Brewers Traveller

    33%
  • Butcher

    33%
  • Shopman

    33%

In 1881, Brewers Traveller and Butcher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sellin. The most common Sellin occupation in the UK was Brewers Traveller. 33% of Sellin's were Brewers Travellers. A less common occupation for the Sellin family was Shopman.

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Sellin Historical Records

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Sellin Life Expectancy

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