Dinkins Family History

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Dinkins Name Meaning

Probably a variant (with English possessive -s) of Irish Dinkin.

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

Similar surnames: Pinkins, Jinkins, Divins, Dockins, Dinning, Hunkins, Junkins, Deskins

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Dinkins Family Origin

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Dinkins Family Occupations

What did your Dinkins ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dinkins. 30% of Dinkins men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Dinkins women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dinkins were Operator and Farm Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Operator

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Laborer
  • Maid
  • Farm Laborer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dinkins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Dinkins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dinkins 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 412 immigration records available for the last name Dinkins. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Dinkins. For the veterans among your Dinkins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dinkins Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Dinkins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Dinkins in 1942 was 45, and 69 in 2004.

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