Tin Name Meaning

Dutch and French: unexplained. Chinese: variant of Tian.

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


Similar surnames: Pin, Tien, Sin, Gin, Tian, Lin, Win, Tan, Jin, Tiu

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Tin Family Origin

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Tin Family Occupations

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  • Clerk In Store

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Farming

    11%

In 1880, Clerk In Store, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tin. A less common occupation for the Tin family was Farming. The most common Tin occupation in the USA was Clerk In Store. 11% of Tin's were Clerk In Stores.

Source: Census data for Tin | Data not to scale

Tin Historical Records

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Tin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1966 and 2004, Tin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Tin in 1966 was 75, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tin

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