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Timblin Family History

Timblin Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of an Old English personal name (see Timm).

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


Similar surnames: Timlin, Tamblyn, Tomlin, Giblin, Gamelin, Tippin, Taplin, Wittlin

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Where is the Timblin family from?

You can see how Timblin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Timblin family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Timblin families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 5 Timblin families living in Cheshire. This was about 33% of all the recorded Timblin's in the UK. Cheshire had the highest population of Timblin families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Timblin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Timblin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Timblin. 34% of Timblin men worked as a Laborer and 60% of Timblin women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Timblin were Longshore and Stenographer.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Longshore
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    60%
  • Stenographer
    40%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Timblin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Timblin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 185 immigration records available for the last name Timblin. 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 Cards

There are 494 military records available for the last name Timblin. For the veterans among your Timblin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Timblin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Timblin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Timblin in 1962 was 65, and 78 in 2004.

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