Duin Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic from the Germanic personal name Duno. Dutch: shortened form of Van Duin, a variant of Van Duyne. Dutch and North German: Dutch spelling of a topographic name for someone who settled near or in dunes, from Middle Dutch dune, duun. The German word Düne came as a loan word from Dutch in the 17th century, which explains the Dutch spelling of the German name.

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


Similar surnames: Duis, Dein, Dulin, Kuhn, Hain, Quin, Dupin, Guin, Rubin, Dun

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Duin Family Origin

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Duin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Labr

    13%
  • R.Rd.Eng. House Att.

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Duin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Duin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Duin family was R.Rd.Eng. House Att.. Farmer, Laborer and Labr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duin.

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Duin Historical Records

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Duin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1966 and 2004, Duin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Duin in 1966 was 75, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duin

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