Tolin Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of a Nordic personal name, Tolimer, composed of a hypocoristic form of compound names in Thor- (see Thor) + mar ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Olin, Bolin, Jolin, Totin, Polin, Rolin, Tomlin, Tobin, Nolin, Colin

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Tolin Family Origin

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Tolin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tolin. A less common occupation for the Tolin family was Farming. The most common Tolin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Tolin's were Farmers.

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Tolin Historical Records

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Tolin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Tolin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Tolin in 1952 was 51, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tolin

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