Astin Name Meaning

English: from a reduced form of the Anglo-Norman French personal name Asketin, a diminutive of Old Norse Ásketill, composed of the elements áss ‘god’ + ketill ‘kettle’, ‘helmet’ (see Haskell, Askin).

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


Similar surnames: Askin, Bastin, Aslin, Austin, Hasting, Haskin, Aston, Autin, Sartin

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Astin Family Origin

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Astin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farm Hand

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Astin. A less common occupation for the Astin family was Farm Hand. The most common Astin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Astin's were Farmers.

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Astin Historical Records

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Astin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Astin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Astin in 1953 was 67, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Astin

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