Finnin Family History

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Finnin Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Finan.

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

Similar surnames: Finnen, Finnan, Finnie, Filbin, Linnen, Finnigan, Lannin, Winning

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Finnin Family Origin

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Finnin Family Occupations

What did your Finnin ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Finnin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Finnin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Finnin 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 330 immigration records available for the last name Finnin. 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 419 military records available for the last name Finnin. For the veterans among your Finnin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Finnin Life Expectancy

What is the average Finnin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Finnin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Finnin in 1963 was 48, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Finnin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Finnin 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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