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Guin Family History

Guin Name Meaning
French: from a Germanic personal name or short form of various compound names formed with wini ‘friend’.Perhaps a reduced form of McQuinn. This name is clustered in NC, AL, and LA.

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

78,253 Historical Documents with Guin on Ancestry.com
17,627 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,537 Military Records
1,407 Immigration Records
16,507 Census and Voter Lists
39,175 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Guin Families

  • Number of Guin families
     31 - 60
     11 - 30
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Guin families
     17 - 32
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Guin families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Guin census records

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Guin Family Origin

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Guin Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Guin

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Guin Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Guin census records

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Guin Civil War Service Records

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