Garin Family History

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Garin Name Meaning

Southern French: from the Germanic personal name G(u)arinus, from wari(n)- ‘protection’, ‘shelter’. This name is also found in Switzerland and may have been brought to the U.S. from there. Russian: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Gerasim.

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

Similar surnames: Marin, Gavin, Darin, Gurin, Galin, Garon, Cain, Markin, Hari, Garvin

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Garin Family Origin

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Garin Family Occupations

What did your Garin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Garin. 16% of Garin men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Garin women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Garin were Clerk and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Stenographer
  • Bookkeeper

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

Garin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Garin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Garin. 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 661 military records available for the last name Garin. For the veterans among your Garin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garin Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Garin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Garin in 1947 was 42, and 80 in 2004.

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