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Wolin Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element (probably abstracted from a place-name in Voll-, formed with vall ‘grassy bank’, ‘pasture’) + the adjectival suffix -in. Jewish (American): shortened form of Wolinski.

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


Similar surnames: Olin, Solin, Bolin, Golin, Ohlin, Molin, Polin, Dolin, Tolin, Rolin

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Wolin Family Origin

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Wolin Family Occupations

What did your Wolin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping Boarders and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wolin. The most common Wolin occupation in the USA was Keeping Boarders. 50% of Wolin's were Keeping Boarderss.

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  • Keeping Boarders

    50%
  • Keeping House

    50%

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Wolin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wolin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wolin 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 805 immigration records available for the last name Wolin. 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 445 military records available for the last name Wolin. For the veterans among your Wolin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wolin Life Expectancy

What is the average Wolin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Wolin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Wolin in 1958 was 58, and 76 in 2004.

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