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Whalin Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Whelan. Americanized spelling of the Swedish ornamental name Walin, Valin (see Vallin).

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


Similar surnames: Whalen, Whaling, Whallon, Walin, Hallin, Helin, Falin, Dalin, Hamlin

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Whalin Family Origin

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Whalin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Farming

    21%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeps House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Whalin family was Keeps House. The most common Whalin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Whalin's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whalin.

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Whalin Life Expectancy

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