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Zalkin Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Zalkind, a derivative of Salomon.

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


Similar surnames: Salkin, Balkin, Malkin, Belkin, Hankin, Elkin, Zeldin, Markin, Zipkin

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Zalkin Family Origin

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Zalkin Family Occupations

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Zalkin Historical Records

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Zalkin. 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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Zalkin Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Zalkin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Zalkin in 1961 was 61, and 92 in 2003.

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