Covin Family History

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Covin Name Meaning

English: unexplained. French (Walloon): habitational name from Couvin in the Belgian province of Namur.

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

Similar surnames: Coven, Corvin, Colin, Molin, Corbin, Bodin, Collin, Corin, Cavin

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Covin Family Origin

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Covin Family Occupations

What did your Covin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Covin family was Cook Servant. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Covin. The most common Covin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Covin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Cook Servant


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Covin ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Covin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 252 immigration records available for the last name Covin. 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 Card

There are 808 military records available for the last name Covin. For the veterans among your Covin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Covin Life Expectancy

What is the average Covin lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Covin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Covin in 1951 was 45, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Covin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Covin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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