Conkin Family History

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Conkin Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McConkin, from a diminutive of McConaghy.

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


Similar surnames: Culkin, Gookin, Conran, Junkin, Forkin, Connon, Coppin, Hankin

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Conkin Family Origin

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Conkin Family Occupations

What did your Conkin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Conkin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Conkin's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Keep House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conkin. A less common occupation for the Conkin family was Farm.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Keep House

    9%
  • Farm

    6%

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

Conkin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Conkin Life Expectancy

What is the average Conkin lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Conkin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Conkin in 1959 was 63, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Conkin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Conkin 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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