Garlin Family History

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Garlin Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in Mecklenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Carlin, Karlin, Ballin, Gallino, Harlin, Gatlin, Galin, Gervin

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Garlin Family Origin

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Garlin Family Occupations

What did your Garlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garlin. A less common occupation for the Garlin family was Coachman. The most common Garlin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Garlin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Coachman

    7%

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

Garlin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Garlin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garlin 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Garlin. 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 Garlin. For the veterans among your Garlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Garlin lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Garlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Garlin in 1961 was 62, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garlin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garlin 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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