Tanlin Family History

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Tanlin Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Tinlin, Hanlin, Taplin, Karlin, Maslin, Carlin, Tallon, Hankin, Malin

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Tanlin Family Origin

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Tanlin Family Occupations

What did your Tanlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Docker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tanlin. 34% of Tanlin men worked as a Docker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Docker
  • Housewife
  • Traveller Mense Wor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Tanlin Historical Records

What Tanlin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 121 census records available for the last name Tanlin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tanlin 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 24 immigration records available for the last name Tanlin. 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 13 military records available for the last name Tanlin. For the veterans among your Tanlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tanlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Tanlin lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tanlin 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tanlin

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