Duffin Family History

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Duffin Name Meaning

English: from the Old Norse personal name Dólgfinnr, composed of the elements dólgr ‘wound’, ‘scar’ + Finnr ‘Finn’. Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duibhchinn (see Diffin), Ó Duibhghinn (see Deegan), or perhaps Ó Daimhín (see Devine).

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


Similar surnames: Diffin, Buffin, Duffy, Giffin, Guffin, Dustin, Ruffin, Duff, Doffing

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Duffin Family Origin

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Duffin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Servant

    8%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Servant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duffin. A less common occupation for the Duffin family was Blacksmith. The most common Duffin occupation in Canada was Farmer. 49% of Duffin's were Farmers.

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Duffin Historical Records

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Duffin Life Expectancy

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