Turbin Family History

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Turbin Name Meaning

English: variant of Thorburn. French: nickname for a disruptive person, from a diminutive derivative of Middle French turber ‘to disturb’ (Latin torbare).

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

Similar surnames: Turpin, Burdin, Corbin, Urban, Curlin, Urbin, Turin, Aubin, Tustin

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Turbin Family Origin

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Turbin Family Occupations

What did your Turbin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Turbin occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 20% of Turbin's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Boat Fitter and Farm Servant Ag Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Turbin. A less common occupation for the Turbin family was Iron Tube Maker.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Boat Fitter

  • Farm Servant Ag Lab

  • Iron Tube Maker


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

Turbin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Turbin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Turbin 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 Turbin

Passenger List

There are 293 immigration records available for the last name Turbin. 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 339 military records available for the last name Turbin. For the veterans among your Turbin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Turbin Life Expectancy

What is the average Turbin lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Turbin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Turbin in 1960 was 58, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Turbin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Turbin 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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