Heslin Family History

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Heslin Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEislin, a reduced form of the older Ó hEisleanáin ‘descendant of Eisleanán’, probably from éislinn ‘unsafe’, ‘weak’.

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


Similar surnames: Heskin, Haskin, Shevlin, Heelan, Caslin, Helin, Hulin, Tessin, Newlin

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Heslin Family Origin

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Heslin Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    24%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Day Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heslin family was Keeping House. The most common Heslin occupation in the USA was Laborer. 24% of Heslin's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heslin.

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Heslin Historical Records

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Heslin Life Expectancy

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