Olin Name Meaning

French and Dutch: from a pet form of a Germanic compound personal name with the first element odal. Compare Ohl. Jewish (from Ukraine): from Ukrainian olin ‘stag’. This name is either ornamental or represents a calque of Yiddish personal name Hirsch. Swedish: variant spelling of Ohlin.

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

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Olin Family Origin

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Olin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Olin. A less common occupation for the Olin family was Laborer. The most common Olin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Olin's were Farmers.

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Olin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Olin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Olin in 1943 was 34, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Olin

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