Tarin Family History

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Tarin Name Meaning

Spanish (Tarín) and French: metonymic occupational name for a moneyer, from tarin, a medieval coin, from Late Latin tarinus, probably a derivative of Tarentum (see Taranto), where the coins were first minted. Spanish: habitational name from places in the provinces of Uviéu and Teruel named Tarín. French: nickname from tarin ‘siskin’ (a small songbird similar to the goldfinch).

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

Similar surnames: Marin, Turin, Taran, Carlin, Cain, Tarte, Tassin, Farin, Tarvin

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Tarin Family Origin

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Tarin Family Occupations

What did your Tarin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tarin family was Herder. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tarin. The most common Tarin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Tarin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Herder


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Tarin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tarin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tarin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tarin. 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 708 military records available for the last name Tarin. For the veterans among your Tarin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tarin Life Expectancy

What is the average Tarin lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Tarin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Tarin in 1947 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

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