Tinlin Family History

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Tinlin Name Meaning

Scottish: unexplained; this is a Roxburghshire name, which Black believes to be of local origin.

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

Similar surnames: Timlin, Giblin, Tevlin, Tinnin, Killin, Tassin, Taplin, Tulin, Gitlin

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Tinlin Family Origin

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Tinlin Family Occupations

What did your Tinlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Tinlin occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 16% of Tinlin's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Ag; Lab; were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tinlin. A less common occupation for the Tinlin family was Agri Lab.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Ag; Lab;

  • Agri Lab


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

Tinlin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Tinlin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tinlin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 432 immigration records available for the last name Tinlin. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 265 military records available for the last name Tinlin. For the veterans among your Tinlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tinlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Tinlin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Tinlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Tinlin in 1963 was 57, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tinlin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tinlin 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.

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