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Walling Family History

Walling Name Meaning
German (Wälling): from the short form of a Germanic personal name formed with walt ‘rule’. JXE. Should this be Wöllingen? Original unclear.

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

445,961 Historical Documents with Walling on Ancestry.com
57,411 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
8,920 Military Records
3,413 Immigration Records
49,466 Census and Voter Lists
326,751 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Walling Families

  • Number of Walling families
     87 - 172
     30 - 86
     1 - 29
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Walling families
     94 - 186
     32 - 93
     1 - 31
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Walling families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Walling census records

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Walling Family Origin

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Walling Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Walling

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Walling Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Walling census records

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Walling Civil War Service Records

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