Elvin Name Meaning

English (chiefly Norfolk): variant of Alwine.

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


Similar surnames: Ervin, Ellin, Elin, Savin, Melvin, Elkin, Belvin, Eakin, Alvin, Ellen

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Elvin Family Origin

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Elvin Family Occupations

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  • Engineer

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Gardener

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%

In 1881, the most common Elvin occupation in Canada was Engineer. 25% of Elvin's were Engineers. Engineer, Farmer and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elvin. A less common occupation for the Elvin family was Tailor.

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Elvin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Elvin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Elvin in 1953 was 52, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elvin

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