Sosin Family History

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Sosin Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Sosye, a pet form of Sore (see Sorin).

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

Similar surnames: Soskin, Sorin, Rosin, Sobin, Kosin, Selin, Joslin, Sobon, Stein

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Sosin Family Origin

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Sosin Family Occupations

What did your Sosin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sosin. 15% of Sosin men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Sosin women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sosin were Mechanic and Attendant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Proprietor
  • Mechanic

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Housekeeper
  • Art Teacher
  • Attendant

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

Sosin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 716 census records available for the last name Sosin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sosin 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 478 immigration records available for the last name Sosin. 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 137 military records available for the last name Sosin. For the veterans among your Sosin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sosin Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Sosin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sosin in 1960 was 37, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sosin 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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