Pollins Family History

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Pollins Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Pollin, variant of Paulin.

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

Similar surnames: Collins, Pollino, Pullins, Dollins, Rollins, Hollins, Collin, Bolling

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Pollins Family Origin

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Pollins Family Occupations

What did your Pollins ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pollins. The most common Pollins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Pollins's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pollins family was Engineer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith

  • Engineer


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

Pollins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Pollins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pollins 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 306 immigration records available for the last name Pollins. 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 270 military records available for the last name Pollins. For the veterans among your Pollins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pollins Life Expectancy

What is the average Pollins lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Pollins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Pollins in 1957 was 45, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pollins

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pollins 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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