Medin Family History

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Medin Name Meaning

Galician (Medín): habitational name from Medín, a place in A Coruña province.

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

Similar surnames: Merin, Medina, Melin, Wedin, Molin, Meling, Mein, Hedin, Ledin, Edin

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Medin Family Origin

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Medin Family Occupations

What did your Medin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Medin. 15% of Medin men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Medin women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Medin were Bartender and Comptometer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Bartender

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Beauty Operator
  • Bindery Work
  • Comptometer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Medin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Medin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Medin 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 Medin. 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 543 military records available for the last name Medin. For the veterans among your Medin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Medin Life Expectancy

What is the average Medin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Medin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Medin in 1963 was 78, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Medin 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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