Machin Family History

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Machin Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Machen. Spanish (Machín): probably a nickname from machín ‘boor’, ‘lout’, often applied to a blacksmith’s apprentice. French: nickname from Old French machin ‘scheming’.

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


Similar surnames: Machen, Machon, Maslin, Maclin, Patchin, Maxin, Chin, Marlin, Machak

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Machin Family Origin

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Machin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Cigar Maker

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

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Machin Historical Records

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Machin Life Expectancy

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