Miskin Family History
Miskin Name Meaning
Jewish (from Belarus): patronymic from the male personal name Miske a pet form of the Yiddish personal names Mikhl (see Michael ) + the Slavic possessive suffix -in. English (Kent; of Norman origin): from a variant of Old French meschin ‘young man’ used to distinguish son from father as in the name of Alan de Perci le Meschin recorded in the Whitby Chartulary North Yorkshire c. 1180.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press