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Bullinger Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name for someone from Bohlingen in Switzerland which was formerly named Bollingen (see Bollinger). English: occupational name for a baker, from Old French bolonger, boulengier.

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

Similar surnames: Bollinger, Bellinger, Dillinger, Buchinger, Hollinger, Ballinger

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Bullinger Family Origin

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Bullinger Family Occupations

What did your Bullinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bullinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Bullinger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bullinger family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bullinger.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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Bullinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Bullinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bullinger census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 804 immigration records available for the last name Bullinger. 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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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bullinger. For the veterans among your Bullinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bullinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Bullinger lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Bullinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Bullinger in 1950 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bullinger ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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