Dakin Name Meaning

English (chiefly East Midlands): from a pet form of Day 1 and 2.

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


Similar surnames: Daykin, Eakin, Makin, Lakin, Davin, Darin, Itkin, Malkin, Matkin

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Dakin Family Origin

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Dakin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dakin family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dakin. The most common Dakin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Dakin's were Farmers.

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Dakin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Dakin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Dakin in 1957 was 56, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dakin

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