Markins Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Markins Name Meaning

English: metronymic or patronymic from Markin.

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


Similar surnames: Larkins, Markin, Matkins, Mankins, Martins, Harkins, Parkins, Madkins

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Markins Family Origin

Where is the Markins family from?

Markins Family Occupations

What did your Markins ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Markins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Markins's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Markins family was Cooper. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Markins.

View Census data for Markins | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    19%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Cooper

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Markins ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Markins Historical Records

What Markins family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Markins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Markins census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Markins

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Markins. 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.

View all Markins immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Markins. For the veterans among your Markins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Markins military records

You've only scratched the surface of Markins family history.

Markins Life Expectancy

What is the average Markins lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Markins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Markins in 1948 was 41, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Markins

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Markins ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Markins Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Look up another name