Timlin Family History

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Timlin Name Meaning

Irish: from a pet form of the personal name Thomas. According to MacLysaght, this was the name of a family of Norman Welsh origin that formed a sept in the Irish fashion in the barony of Tirawley, Co. Mayo. The name is recorded as Tomilin in the 17th century and has been Gaelicized as Mac Toimilin.

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


Similar surnames: Tomlin, Timblin, Hamlin, Giblin, Tevlin, Simkin, Rivlin, Temkin

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Timlin Family Origin

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Timlin Family Occupations

What did your Timlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Timlin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Timlin's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Timlin. A less common occupation for the Timlin family was Miner.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Miner

    7%

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Timlin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Timlin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Timlin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Timlin. 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 Timlin. For the veterans among your Timlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Timlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Timlin lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Timlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Timlin in 1960 was 68, and 92 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Timlin 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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