Arkin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): patronymic from Arke, an eastern Yiddish pet form of the personal name Aaron.

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

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Arkin Family Origin

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Arkin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Cheese Maker

    10%
  • D...

    10%
  • Distiller

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Arkin family was Distiller. Farmer, Cheese Maker and D... were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arkin. The most common Arkin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Arkin's were Farmers.

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Arkin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Arkin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Arkin in 1959 was 63, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arkin

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