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Whalin Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Whelan. Americanized spelling of the Swedish ornamental name Walin, Valin (see Vallin).

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


Similar surnames: Whalen, Whaling, Whallon, Walin, Hallin, Helin, Falin, Dalin, Hamlin

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Whalin Family Origin

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Whalin Family Occupations

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  • Coal Heaver

    13%
  • Doch Labourer

    13%
  • Furnace Laborer (Fact Lab)

    13%
  • Gen Lab (Unemp)

    13%

In 1881, Coal Heaver, Doch Labourer and Furnace Laborer (Fact Lab) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whalin. The most common Whalin occupation in the UK was Coal Heaver. 13% of Whalin's were Coal Heavers. A less common occupation for the Whalin family was Gen Lab (Unemp).

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Whalin Historical Records

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Whalin Life Expectancy

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