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Satin Name Meaning

French: metonymic occupational name for a satin merchant or specialist satin weaver, from Middle French satin ‘satin’, a word of Arabic and (ultimately) Chinese origin, a derivative of the Chinese place name Tsinkiang, whence satin silk was brought to the Middle East and Europe in the Middle Ages. Jewish (Ashkenazic): probably a metonymic occupational name or ornamental name from Polish satyna, eastern Slavic satin ‘satin’.

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


Similar surnames: Sabin, Savin, Hain, Sain, Kamin, Latin, Cain, Matin, Galin, Sartin

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Satin Family Origin

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Satin Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Satin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Satin's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Satin.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    33%

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Satin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Satin Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Satin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Satin in 1963 was 65, and 98 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Satin 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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