Dollins Family History

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Dollins Name Meaning

English (Somerset): unexplained; perhaps a patronymic from a derivative of Doll. Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch Dolins, a variant of Dolens (see Dollens).

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

Similar surnames: Dollens, Pollins, Collin, Rollins, Bullins, Hollins, Colling, Follin

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Dollins Family Origin

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Dollins Family Occupations

What did your Dollins ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dollins. 29% of Dollins men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Dollins women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dollins were Labor and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Seamstress
  • Saleslady
  • Stenographer

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

Dollins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Dollins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dollins 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 464 immigration records available for the last name Dollins. 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 Dollins. For the veterans among your Dollins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dollins Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Dollins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Dollins in 1949 was 51, and 69 in 2004.

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