Culkin Family History

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Culkin Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Uilcín ‘son of Uilcín’, a diminutive of Ulick, itself a diminutive of William.

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

Similar surnames: Durkin, Curtin, Mulkins, Conkin, Dunkin, Hulin, Junkin, Wilkin

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Culkin Family Origin

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Culkin Family Occupations

What did your Culkin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Culkin occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 17% of Culkin's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Culkin family was Blacksmith. Keeping House, House Keeper and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Culkin.

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  • Keeping House

  • House Keeper

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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

Culkin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Culkin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Culkin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Culkin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Culkin. For the veterans among your Culkin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Culkin Life Expectancy

What is the average Culkin lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Culkin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Culkin in 1949 was 43, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Culkin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Culkin 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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