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Considine Name Meaning

Irish (Clare): shortened Anglicized form of Mac Consaidín ‘son of Consaidín’ Gaelic form of Constantine . This name is borne by a branch of the O'Briens in County Clare.

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


Similar surnames: Costain, Constantine, Constant, Congdon, Longtine, Conville, Conklin

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Where is the Considine family from?

You can see how Considine families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Considine family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Considine families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Considine family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Considine's in USA. New York had the highest population of Considine families in 1840.
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What did your Considine ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Considine. 14% of Considine men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Considine women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Considine were Farmer and Maid. .

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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
    14%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Clerk
    9%
  • Farmer
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Clerk
    14%
  • Stenographer
    13%
  • New Worker
    8%
  • Maid
    7%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Considine. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Considine. For the veterans among your Considine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Considine lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Considine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Considine in 1955 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

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