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Carbin Name Meaning

Swedish: soldier’s name, from Swedish karbin ‘carbine’ (see Carbine).

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


Similar surnames: Carlin, Carbon, Cardin, Carby, Carbine, Corbin, Babin, Markin

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Carbin Family Origin

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Carbin Family Occupations

What did your Carbin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Carbin family was Son. Farmer, Cultivateur and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carbin. The most common Carbin occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Carbin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Cultivateur

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Son

    20%

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

Carbin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Carbin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carbin 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 Carbin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Carbin. For the veterans among your Carbin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carbin Life Expectancy

What is the average Carbin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Carbin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Carbin in 1962 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carbin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carbin 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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