Tolin Family History

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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

What did your Tolin ancestors do for a living?

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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  • Butler

    50%
  • Dock Labourer

    50%

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

Tolin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tolin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tolin 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Tolin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tolin. For the veterans among your Tolin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tolin Life Expectancy

What is the average Tolin lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tolin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tolin 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 Tolin Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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