Paquin Family History

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Paquin Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of Paque, Pasque, a female personal name taken from Pasques ‘Easter’. Compare Pascal.

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

Similar surnames: Daquin, Jacquin, Quin, Parkin, Paulin, Papin, Naquin, Palin, Pamplin

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Paquin Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Paquin name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Paquin. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • France


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Paquin Family Origin

Where is the Paquin family from?

Paquin Family Occupations

What did your Paquin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Paquin occupation in the USA was Laborer. 26% of Paquin's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paquin. A less common occupation for the Paquin family was Carpenter.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Paquin Historical Records

What Paquin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 44,000 census records available for the last name Paquin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paquin 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Paquin. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Paquin. For the veterans among your Paquin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paquin Life Expectancy

What is the average Paquin lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Paquin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Paquin in 1945 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paquin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Paquin 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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