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Jordin Family History

Jordin Name Meaning

see Jordan .

Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland, 2016


Similar surnames: Jordan, Jardin, Nordin, Jorden, Gordin, Jordon, Gordon, Norden

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Where is the Jordin family from?

You can see how Jordin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jordin family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Jordin families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 3 Jordin families living in Maine. This was about 20% of all the recorded Jordin's in USA. Maine and 2 other states had the highest population of Jordin families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jordin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Jordin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Dressmaker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Jordin. 37% of Jordin men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Jordin women worked as a Dressmaker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jordin were Farm Laborer and Student Nurse. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    37%
  • Farmer
    18%
  • Salesman
    14%
  • Farm Laborer
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Dressmaker
    34%
  • Housewife
    23%
  • Winder
    23%
  • Student Nurse
    23%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jordin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jordin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 218 immigration records available for the last name Jordin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 311 military records available for the last name Jordin. For the veterans among your Jordin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Jordin lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2002, in the United States, Jordin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Jordin in 1960 was 58, and 78 in 2002.

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