Polin Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of the personal name Paul. Irish (Counties Armagh and Down): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Póilín, patronymic from a personal name formed from a pet form of Pól (Paul). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): regional name for someone from Poland, from a slavicized form of German Polen ‘Poland’. Variant of German Bolling.

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


Similar surnames: Olin, Polen, Dolin, Golin, Palin, Jolin, Tolin, Poli, Polan, Colin

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Polin Family Origin

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Polin Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    25%
  • Cultivateur Son

    13%
  • Going To School

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Cultivateur Son and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Polin. A less common occupation for the Polin family was Laborer. The most common Polin occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 25% of Polin's were Cultivateurs.

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Polin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Polin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Polin in 1957 was 49, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Polin

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