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Dubin Family History

Dubin Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus and Lithuania): habitational name from Dubno in Ukraine or various places in Belarus and elsewhere called Dubin, Dubno, Dubina, Dubiny, and Duby, named with Slavic dub ‘oak’. Czech (Dubín): habitational name from a place called Dubiny. French: from a pet form of the personal name Robert.

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

Similar surnames: Lubin, Dulin, Rubin, Dupin, Babin, Kubin, Aubin, Duin, Durbin, Dobin

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Where is the Dubin family from?

You can see how Dubin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dubin family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dubin families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Dubin family living in Illinois. This was about 50% of all the recorded Dubin's in the USA. Illinois and 1 other state had the highest population of Dubin families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dubin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dubin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dubin. 20% of Dubin men worked as a Salesman and 16% of Dubin women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dubin were Tailor and Operator.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Proprietor
  • Clerk
  • Tailor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Bookkeeper
  • Saleslady
  • Operator
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Dubin. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dubin. For the veterans among your Dubin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dubin lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Dubin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Dubin in 1947 was 41, and 81 in 2004.

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