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Poulin Family History

Poulin Name Meaning
French: metonymic occupational name for a breeder of poultry or nickname for a timorous person, from a diminutive of Old French poule ‘chicken’. It is sometimes Americanized as Poland.

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

400,611 Historical Documents with Poulin on Ancestry.com
77,804 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,699 Military Records
4,654 Immigration Records
73,261 Census and Voter Lists
240,193 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Poulin Families

  • Number of Poulin families
     83 - 163
     28 - 82
     1 - 27
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Poulin families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Poulin families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Poulin Family Origin

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Poulin Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Poulin

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Poulin Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Poulin Civil War Service Records

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