Gollin Family History

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Gollin Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from a place so named near Templin in Brandenburg.

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

Similar surnames: Wollin, Kollin, Golin, Rollin, Polzin, Collin, Sellin, Gollon, Volin

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Gollin Family Origin

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Gollin Family Occupations

What did your Gollin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gollin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Gollin's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gollin. A less common occupation for the Gollin family was Wholesale Cigar Dealer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Miner

  • Wholesale Cigar Dealer


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

Gollin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gollin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gollin 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 776 immigration records available for the last name Gollin. 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 363 military records available for the last name Gollin. For the veterans among your Gollin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gollin Life Expectancy

What is the average Gollin lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Gollin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Gollin in 1965 was 69, and 82 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gollin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gollin 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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