Jolin Family History

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Jolin Name Meaning

French and English: from a pet form of a Celtic personal name, Jol, reduced form of Breton Iudicael (see Jewell).

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

Similar surnames: Colin, Joslin, Polin, Tolin, Rolin, Nolin, Olin, Hulin, Bolin, Robin

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Jolin Family Origin

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Jolin Family Occupations

What did your Jolin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Cultivateur Son and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jolin. A less common occupation for the Jolin family was Farmer. The most common Jolin occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 18% of Jolin's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Cultivateur Son

  • Journalier

  • Farmer


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

Jolin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Jolin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jolin 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 Jolin. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Jolin. For the veterans among your Jolin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jolin Life Expectancy

What is the average Jolin lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Jolin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Jolin in 1952 was 44, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jolin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jolin 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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