Clerkin Family History

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Clerkin Name Meaning

English: variant of Clarkin.

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


Similar surnames: Clarkin, Clerk, Perkin, Herrin, Cleaton, Verdin, Merrin, Corwin

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Clerkin Family Origin

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Clerkin Family Occupations

What did your Clerkin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Clerkin. 8% of Clerkin men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Clerkin women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Clerkin were Farmer and Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    8%
  • Clerk
    5%
  • Factory Worker
    3%
  • Farmer
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    9%
  • Secretary
    9%
  • Maid
    6%
  • Nurse
    6%

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

Clerkin Historical Records

What Clerkin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Clerkin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clerkin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Clerkin. 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 441 military records available for the last name Clerkin. For the veterans among your Clerkin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clerkin Life Expectancy

What is the average Clerkin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Clerkin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Clerkin in 1962 was 65, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clerkin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clerkin 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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