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Hamlin Name Meaning

English and Irish (of Norman origin): from the Norman personal name Ham(b)lin, Hamelin, a double diminutive of Haimo (see Hammond). This was the name of a prominent family in County Meath in Ireland in the 13th–18th centuries, but is now rare there. Variant of French Hamelin.

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


Similar surnames: Harlin, Hallin, Havlin, Hamlyn, Hamlen, Hamblin, Gamlin, Haskin

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Hamlin Family Origin

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Hamlin Family Occupations

What did your Hamlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hamlin. The most common Hamlin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Hamlin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hamlin family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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Hamlin Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Hamlin ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Hamlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Hamlin lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, Hamlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hamlin in 1942 was 67, and 73 in 2004.

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