Norlin Family History

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Norlin Name Meaning

Swedish: topographic name for someone who lived to the north of a settlement, from norr ‘north’ + the surname suffix -(l)in, derived from Latin -(l)inius.

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


Similar surnames: Nordin, Norin, Norling, Norden, Norris, Noreen, Solin, Molin, Norland

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Norlin Family Origin

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Norlin Family Occupations

What did your Norlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Norlin. A less common occupation for the Norlin family was Laborer In Restaurant. The most common Norlin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Norlin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer In Restaurant

    8%

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

Norlin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Norlin. 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 Norlin. For the veterans among your Norlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Norlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Norlin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Norlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Norlin in 1958 was 71, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Norlin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Norlin 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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