Rolin Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin. Rolin is a French surname, from a pet form of a Germanic personal name containing the element hrod ‘renown’. However, there is no evidence to support a French origin, and a different source should be sought.

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


Similar surnames: Rovin, Olin, Rosin, Jolin, Nolin, Robin, Polin, Tolin, Molin, Colin

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Rolin Family Origin

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Rolin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Works On Farm

    7%

In 1880, the most common Rolin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Rolin's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rolin. A less common occupation for the Rolin family was Works On Farm.

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Rolin Historical Records

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Rolin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Rolin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Rolin in 1960 was 40, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rolin

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