Severin Family History

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Severin Name Meaning

French (Séverin), Italian (Venice), German, Swedish, etc.: from a personal name, Latin Severinus, from the same root as Severus (see Severe). This was borne by several early Christian saints, including bishops of Trier (2nd century), Cologne (4th century), Bordeaux (5th century), and Santempeda (6th century), and hermits of Paris (6th century) and Tivoli (8th century), as well as a 5th-century apostle of Austria. Reduced form of Ashkenazic Jewish Severinovsky, a habitational name for someone from Severinovka in Ukraine.

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

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Severin Family Origin

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Severin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Copper Smith

    4%

In 1880, the most common Severin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Severin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Severin family was Copper Smith. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Severin.

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