Ursin Name Meaning

Danish and Swedish: vernacular form of the humanist name Ursinius, a nickname from Latin ursus ‘bear’. It has been suggested that in some cases this was adopted as an equivalent of Italian Orsini.

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


Similar surnames: Urso, Ursini, Durbin, Unwin, Turbin, Frain, Orkin, Murrin, Rein

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Ursin Family Origin

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Ursin Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    71%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Fruit Dealer

    7%
  • K.House

    7%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Fruit Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ursin. The most common Ursin occupation in the USA was Laborer. 71% of Ursin's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Ursin family was K.House.

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Between 1963 and 2004, Ursin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ursin in 1963 was 82, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ursin

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