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Jasmin Family History

Jasmin Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived in an area where jasmine grew from jasmin ‘jasmine’ from Arabic yāsmīn a word of Persian origin. Compare Jasmine and Jesmer . Haitian: from the male personal name Jasmin of the same etymology as

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


Similar surnames: Aslin, Jardin, Bassin, Maslin, Kamin, Cassin, Amin, Joslin, Haskin

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Where is the Jasmin family from?

You can see how Jasmin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jasmin family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Jasmin families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1880 there were 42 Jasmin families living in Louisiana. This was about 53% of all the recorded Jasmin's in USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Jasmin families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jasmin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Jasmin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Jasmin. 31% of Jasmin men worked as a Laborer and 40% of Jasmin women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jasmin were Truck Driver and Clerk. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    31%
  • Field Work
    14%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Truck Driver
    9%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
    40%
  • Housewife
    20%
  • New Worker
    20%
  • Clerk
    20%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Jasmin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jasmin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 547 immigration records available for the last name Jasmin. 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 Cards

There are 696 military records available for the last name Jasmin. For the veterans among your Jasmin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Jasmin lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Jasmin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Jasmin in 1952 was 42, and 69 in 2004.

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