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Tobin Family History

Tobin Name Meaning
Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Tóibín, which is itself a reduced Gaelicized version of a Norman habitational name from Saint-Aubin in Brittany (so called from the dedication of its church to St. Albin).English: from a pet form of the personal name Tobias or Toby.Dutch: patronymic from Tobias.

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

546,433 Historical Documents with Tobin on Ancestry.com
180,203 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
26,233 Military Records
26,342 Immigration Records
145,718 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Tobin Families

  • Number of Tobin families
     320 - 638
     107 - 319
     1 - 106
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Tobin families
     147 - 292
     50 - 146
     1 - 49
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Tobin families
     17 - 31
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Tobin census records

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Tobin Family Origin

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Tobin Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Tobin

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Tobin Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Tobin census records

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Tobin Civil War Service Records

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