Pauline Family History

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Pauline Name Meaning

French: variant of Paulin or Poulin.

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

Similar surnames: Paullin, Maline, Paule, Paulin, Marlin, Moline, Palin, Paine, Poulin

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Pauline Family Origin

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Pauline Family Occupations

What did your Pauline ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pauline. The most common Pauline occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Pauline's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pauline family was Clerk.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Clerk


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

Pauline Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pauline Life Expectancy

What is the average Pauline lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Pauline life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Pauline in 1941 was 33, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pauline

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pauline 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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