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Jinhs Family History

Jinhs Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Jines, Jinks, Jonas, Jin, Jing, Hines, Minas, Lins, Jones, Bines

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Where is the Jinhs family from?

You can see how Jinhs families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jinhs family name was found in Scotland in 1901. In 1901 there were 8 Jinhs families living in Renfrewshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Jinhs's in Scotland. Renfrewshire had the highest population of Jinhs families in 1901.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jinhs surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Jinhs ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Jinhs ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 12 census records available for the last name Jinhs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jinhs census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Jinhs. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1 military records available for the last name Jinhs. For the veterans among your Jinhs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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