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

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garin. A less common occupation for the Garin family was Blacksmith. The most common Garin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Garin's were Farmers.

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Garin Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garin

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