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Sorkin Family History

Sorkin Name Meaning
Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Sorke, a pet form of Sore (see Sorin).

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

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449 Military Records
1,236 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Sorkin Families

  • Number of Sorkin families
     16 - 29
     6 - 15
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Sorkin families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sorkin last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Sorkin Family Origin

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Sorkin Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Sorkin

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Sorkin Family Occupations

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Military Service by Sorkin

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