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St Lyn Family History

St Lyn 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: Stolen, Stein, Sully, Stella, Still, Stern, Steen, Steven, Study

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Where is the St Lyn family from?

You can see how St Lyn families moved over time by selecting different census years. The St Lyn family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most St Lyn families were found in USA in 1920, and Canada in 1911. In 1920 there was 1 St Lyn family living in Maine. This was 100% of all the recorded St Lyn's in USA. Maine had the highest population of St Lyn families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the St Lyn surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your St Lyn ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 15 census records available for the last name St Lyn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, St Lyn 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 St Lyn. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name St Lyn. For the veterans among your St Lyn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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