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Elkins Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Elkin 1.

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


Similar surnames: Elkin, Alkins, Eakins, Ekins, Edkins, Ellens, Elkind, Felkins

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Elkins Family Origin

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Elkins Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • School Teacher

    8%
  • Builder

    4%
  • Cult. & B.

    4%

In 1881, the most common Elkins occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Elkins's were Farmers. Farmer, School Teacher and Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elkins. A less common occupation for the Elkins family was Cult. & B..

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Elkins Historical Records

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Elkins Life Expectancy

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