Orbin Family History

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Orbin Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of Dutch or German Orban.

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


Similar surnames: Orban, Ervin, Olin, Osbun, Forbis, Erwin, Rubin, Rain, Bruin, Crain

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Orbin Family Origin

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Orbin Family Occupations

What did your Orbin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Orbin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Orbin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Orbin family was Coalminer. Farmer, Laborer and B.Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Orbin.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • B.Labor

    7%
  • Coalminer

    7%

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

Orbin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Orbin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Orbin 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 Orbin. 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 Orbin. For the veterans among your Orbin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Orbin Life Expectancy

What is the average Orbin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Orbin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Orbin in 1962 was 52, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Orbin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Orbin 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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