Dahling Family History

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Dahling Name Meaning

Norwegian: from a farm name Daling, composed of the elements dal ‘valley’ + eng ‘meadow’. Possibly also Swedish: ornamental form of dal ‘valley’ with the suffix -ing. German (Dähling): topographic name for someone who lived in a valley (see Dahl), or habitational name for someone from a place named with this word.

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

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Dahling Family Origin

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Dahling Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Boot And Shoe Maker

    8%
  • Engineer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dahling family was Laborer. Farmer, Boot And Shoe Maker and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dahling. The most common Dahling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Dahling's were Farmers.

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Dahling Life Expectancy

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