Ekins Family History

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Ekins Name Meaning

English: patronymic or metronymic from Eade.

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


Similar surnames: Edkins, Eakins, Elkins, Elkin, Eakin, Jenkins, Adkins, Nevins, Etkin

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Ekins Family Origin

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Ekins Family Occupations

What did your Ekins ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ekins occupation in Canada was Student. 38% of Ekins's were Students. A less common occupation for the Ekins family was Milliner & Dressmaker. Student, Conductor Gtr and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ekins.

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  • Student

    38%
  • Conductor Gtr

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • Milliner & Dressmaker

    13%

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

Ekins Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ekins Life Expectancy

What is the average Ekins lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Ekins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ekins in 1957 was 38, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ekins

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ekins 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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