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Diffin Name Meaning

Irish (Counties Tyrone and Armagh): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duibhchinn, a variant of Ó Duibhginn (see Deegan).

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


Similar surnames: Duffin, Giffin, Diskin, Gaffin, Tiffin, Griffin, Dinkin, Guffin

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Diffin Family Origin

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Diffin Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    50%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Not Given

    13%
  • Ship Carpenter

    13%

In 1881, Labourer, Farmer and Not Given were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Diffin. A less common occupation for the Diffin family was Ship Carpenter. The most common Diffin occupation in Canada was Labourer. 50% of Diffin's were Labourers.

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