Tolin Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of a Nordic personal name, Tolimer, composed of a hypocoristic form of compound names in Thor- (see Thor) + mar ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Olin, Bolin, Jolin, Totin, Polin, Rolin, Tomlin, Tobin, Nolin, Colin

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Tolin Family Origin

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Tolin Family Occupations

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  • Butler

    50%
  • Dock Labourer

    50%

In 1881, the most common Tolin occupation in the UK was Butler. 50% of Tolin's were Butlers. Butler and Dock Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tolin.

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Tolin Historical Records

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Tolin Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Tolin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Tolin in 1952 was 51, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tolin

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