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Maline Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant spelling (under French influence) of Malin 4 and 5. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Ukrainian and Polish malina ‘raspberry’. French (western and southwestern): metronymic from a feminine form of Malin 4.

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


Similar surnames: Malin, Malina, Maine, Kalina, Moline, Meline, Marine, Maslin, Molin

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Where is the Maline family from?

You can see how Maline families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Maline family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Maline families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 3 Maline families living in Ohio. This was about 60% of all the recorded Maline's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Maline families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Maline surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Maline ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Maline. 17% of Maline men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Maline women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Maline were Salesman and Stenographer.

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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
    17%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • Labor
    7%
  • Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    12%
  • Housekeeper
    9%
  • Maid
    9%
  • Stenographer
    9%
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Census Records

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Maline. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maline 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 991 immigration records available for the last name Maline. 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 862 military records available for the last name Maline. For the veterans among your Maline ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Maline lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Maline life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Maline in 1963 was 69, and 63 in 2003.

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