Temkin Family History

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Temkin Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Temke (a pet form of Tomer) + the eastern Slavic possessive suffix -in.

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


Similar surnames: Simkin, Henkin, Elkin, Belkin, Meskin, Peskin, Etkin, Eskin, Jenkin

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Temkin Family Origin

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Temkin Family Occupations

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Temkin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Temkin Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Temkin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Temkin in 1956 was 53, and 74 in 2004.

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