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Merklin Family Origin

Where is the Merklin family from?

Merklin Family Occupations

What did your Merklin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Merklin occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 20% of Merklin's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Clerk In Grocery Store and Confectioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Merklin. A less common occupation for the Merklin family was Farmer.

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  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Clerk In Grocery Store

    10%
  • Confectioner

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

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

Merklin Historical Records

What Merklin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Merklin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Merklin 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 Merklin

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Merklin. 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 Card

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

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Merklin Life Expectancy

What is the average Merklin lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Merklin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Merklin in 1948 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Merklin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Merklin 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.

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