Pin Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Pinn. French and Dutch: from Old French pin ‘pine’, a topographic name for someone living by a pine tree or in a pine forest, or a habitational name from a place named with this word. Cambodian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Pine, Pinn, Pan, Pino, Pi, Ping, Pink, Pen, Kin, Pins

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Pin Family Origin

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Pin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Farm Laborer

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farm Hand

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pin. A less common occupation for the Pin family was Farm Hand. The most common Pin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Pin's were Farmers.

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Pin Historical Records

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Pin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2003, Pin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Pin in 1962 was 68, and 71 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pin

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