Malvin Family History

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Malvin Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of Melvin.

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

Similar surnames: Malin, Markin, Mahin, Melvin, Maslin, Galvin, Balvin, Maling, Savin

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Malvin Family Origin

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Malvin Family Occupations

What did your Malvin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Malvin family was Emp De Manifac. Farmer, School and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Malvin. The most common Malvin occupation in Canada was Farmer. 44% of Malvin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • School

  • Clerk

  • Emp De Manifac


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

Malvin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Malvin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Malvin 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 760 immigration records available for the last name Malvin. 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 455 military records available for the last name Malvin. For the veterans among your Malvin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Malvin Life Expectancy

What is the average Malvin lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Malvin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Malvin in 1943 was 38, and 62 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Malvin 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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