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Medlin Name Meaning

English (Cornwall): unexplained. Czech (Medlín): derivative of Medla, a name of uncertain origin; perhaps a nickname from mdlý ‘faint’, or an occupational name for a brewer or seller of mead from med ‘honey’, ‘mead’.

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


Similar surnames: Melin, Modlin, Merlin, Medley, Newlin, Maslin, Belin, Edlin, Medlen

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Medlin Family Origin

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Medlin Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Medlin occupation in Canada was House Keeper. 100% of Medlin's were House Keepers.

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  • House Keeper

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Medlin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Medlin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Medlin 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Medlin. 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 Medlin. For the veterans among your Medlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Medlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Medlin lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Medlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Medlin in 1943 was 36, and 74 in 2004.

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