Dolin Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Dolin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places in Ukraine and Belarus called Dolina, from Slavic dolina ‘valley’. French: metonymic occupational name for a carpenter, from a derivative of doler ‘to shave or plane’. Probably a variant spelling of Dolen.

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


Similar surnames: Olin, Golin, Polin, Molin, Dorin, Dolen, Drain, Dobin, Dalin, Colin

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Dolin Family Origin

Where is the Dolin family from?

Dolin Family Occupations

What did your Dolin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dolin. 20% of Dolin men worked as a Laborer and 29% of Dolin women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dolin were Coal Loader and Clerk

View Census data for Dolin | Data not to scale

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    20%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Farmer
    10%
  • Coal Loader
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    29%
  • Stenographer
    24%
  • Saleslady
    15%
  • Clerk
    15%

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

Dolin Historical Records

What Dolin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Dolin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dolin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Dolin

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dolin. 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.

View all Dolin immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dolin. For the veterans among your Dolin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Dolin military records

You've only scratched the surface of Dolin family history.

Dolin Life Expectancy

What is the average Dolin lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Dolin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Dolin in 1957 was 62, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dolin

Famous Dolin Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name