Guinn Name Meaning

Irish: reduced and altered form of McQuinn.

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


Similar surnames: Quinn, Guin, Guinan, Ginn, Linn, Going, Finn, Guire, Glynn, Gann

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Guinn Family Origin

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Guinn Family Occupations

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  • Student

    26%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Farmer & Fisherman

    16%
  • Fisherman

    11%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Guinn family was Fisherman. The most common Guinn occupation in Canada was Student. 26% of Guinn's were Students. Student, Farmer and Farmer & Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guinn.

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Guinn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Guinn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Guinn in 1942 was 38, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guinn

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