Jacklin Family History

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Jacklin Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Jack. South German and Swiss German (Jäcklin): from a pet form of Jack, a South German name based on Jacob. Compare Jackley.

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

Similar surnames: Acklin, Jackman, Jackley, Yaklin, Marklin, Fallin, Haskin, Macklin

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Jacklin Family Origin

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Jacklin Family Occupations

What did your Jacklin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Laborer and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jacklin. A less common occupation for the Jacklin family was Student. The most common Jacklin occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Jacklin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Going To School

  • Student


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

Jacklin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Jacklin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jacklin 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 Jacklin. 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 Jacklin. For the veterans among your Jacklin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jacklin Life Expectancy

What is the average Jacklin lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Jacklin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Jacklin in 1956 was 45, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jacklin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jacklin 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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