Serlin Family History

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Serlin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from a pet form of the Yiddish female personal name Sere, variant of Sore ‘Sarah’ (see Sorin) + the eastern Slavic possessive suffix -in. French: from a vernacular form of the personal name Saturnin (from the Roman family name Saturninus, a derivative of Saturnus, the name of a Roman god).

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

Similar surnames: Perlin, Merlin, Berlin, Belin, Merin, Selin, Sellin, Newlin, Gervin

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Serlin Family Origin

Where is the Serlin family from?

Serlin Family Occupations

What did your Serlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Furrier and Works In Paper Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Serlin. The most common Serlin occupation in the USA was Furrier. 50% of Serlin's were Furriers.

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  • Furrier

  • Works In Paper Mill


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

Serlin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Serlin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Serlin 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 732 immigration records available for the last name Serlin. 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 203 military records available for the last name Serlin. For the veterans among your Serlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Serlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Serlin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Serlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Serlin in 1963 was 64, and 65 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Serlin 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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