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Acklin Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swiss German Eglin. English: perhaps a variant of Ackland or a habitational name from places in North Yorkshire and Middlesborough called Acklam, from Old English æt þ?m ac leaum (dative plural) ‘at the oak clearings’.

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


Similar surnames: Ackley, Jacklin, Ackland, Cocklin, Acton, Rocklin, Cain, Colin

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Acklin Family Origin

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Acklin Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Acklin occupation in Canada was Going To School. 100% of Acklin's were Going To Schools.

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  • Going To School

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Acklin Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Acklin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Acklin in 1941 was 39, and 69 in 2004.

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