Valentin Family History

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Valentin Name Meaning

French, northeastern Italian, Spanish (Valentín), German, Swedish, Danish, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): from the Latin personal name Valentinus (see Valentine). The Jewish surname is an adoption of the Christian personal name.

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

Similar surnames: Valentine, Valenti, Valentino, Valent, Valencic, Valerio, Vallin

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Valentin Family Origin

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Valentin Family Occupations

What did your Valentin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Architectural Draughsman and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Valentin. 7% of Valentin men worked as an Architectural Draughsman and 22% of Valentin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Valentin were Catholic Priest and Dressmaker Costume Psig

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Architectural Draughsman
  • Builders Labour
  • Capster Setter Charge Hand Aircraft General Engineers
  • Catholic Priest

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Daily Domestic Private
  • Dressmaker
  • Dressmaker Costume Psig

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Valentin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 61,000 census records available for the last name Valentin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Valentin 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Valentin. 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 15,000 military records available for the last name Valentin. For the veterans among your Valentin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Valentin Life Expectancy

What is the average Valentin lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Valentin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Valentin in 1942 was 24, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Valentin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Valentin 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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