Sorkin Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Sorkin Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Sorke, a pet form of Sore (see Sorin).

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

Similar surnames: Soskin, Sonkin, Sorin, Orkin, Sirkin, Sosin, Serlin, Mirkin, Dworkin

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Sorkin Family Origin

Where is the Sorkin family from?

Sorkin Family Occupations

What did your Sorkin ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Sorkin

Sorkin Historical Records

What Sorkin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sorkin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sorkin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Sorkin

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sorkin. 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.

View all Sorkin immigration records

Draft Card

There are 490 military records available for the last name Sorkin. For the veterans among your Sorkin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Sorkin military records

You've only scratched the surface of Sorkin family history.

Sorkin Life Expectancy

What is the average Sorkin lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Sorkin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sorkin in 1959 was 61, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sorkin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sorkin 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.

Famous Sorkin Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name