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Tolin Surname Meaning

Irish: altered form of Toland .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Olin, Bolin, Jolin, Totin, Polin, Rolin, Tomlin, Tobin, Nolin, Colin

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Where is the Tolin family from?

You can see how Tolin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tolin family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Tolin families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 6 Tolin families living in Lancashire. This was about 46% of all the recorded Tolin's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Tolin families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tolin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tolin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Tolin. 100% of Tolin men worked as a General Labourer and 100% of Tolin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1939

  • General Labourer

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Tolin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tolin 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 781 immigration records available for the last name Tolin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tolin. For the veterans among your Tolin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Tolin lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Tolin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Tolin in 1952 was 51, and 66 in 2004.

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