Molin Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Molin Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and French: topographic name from Old French molin ‘mill’. English (of Norman origin): habitational name from a place in France called Moline(s). Swedish: ornamental name from mo ‘sandy heath’ + the common ornamental suffix -lin. In some cases, possibly Italian, a variant of Molino.

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

Similar surnames: Melin, Molen, Moulin, Molino, Malin, Moline, Morin, Olin, Mylin

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Molin Family Origin

Where is the Molin family from?

Molin Family Occupations

What did your Molin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Molin. 14% of Molin men worked as a Laborer and 21% of Molin women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Molin were Salesman and Housewife

View Census data for Molin | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Farmer
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Clerk
  • Stenographer
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Molin Historical Records

What Molin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Molin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Molin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Molin

Passenger List

There are 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Molin. 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 Molin immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Molin military records

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

Molin Life Expectancy

What is the average Molin lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Molin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Molin in 1954 was 33, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Molin

Famous Molin Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name