Elin Family History

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Elin Name Meaning

English: variant of Hillian. Russian: variant of Ellen.

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

Similar surnames: Eline, Helin, Lin, Ellin, Eplin, Elvin, Eglin, Emling, Ellen, Cain

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Elin Family Origin

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Elin Family Occupations

What did your Elin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Bank Director and Doctor Of Medicine were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Elin. A less common occupation for the Elin family was Drawing Interest Of Money. The most common Elin occupation in the UK was Bank Director. 33% of Elin's were Bank Directors.

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  • Bank Director

  • Doctor Of Medicine

  • Drawing Interest Of Money


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

Elin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Elin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Elin. 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 279 military records available for the last name Elin. For the veterans among your Elin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elin Life Expectancy

What is the average Elin lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Elin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Elin in 1944 was 40, and 90 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elin 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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