De Ling Family History

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De Ling Name 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: Delling, De Line, Detling, Helling, Darling, Teeling, Dahling, Etling

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De Ling Family Origin

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De Ling Family Occupations

What did your De Ling ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Bell Hop and Office Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named De Ling. 20% of De Ling men worked as a Bell Hop

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Bell Hop
  • Machinist
  • Merchant
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Office Clerk

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

De Ling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name De Ling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, De Ling 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 642 immigration records available for the last name De Ling. 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 De Ling. For the veterans among your De Ling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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De Ling Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your De Ling 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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