Edling Family History

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Edling Name Meaning

English: variant of Edlin. German and Swedish: status name from Middle High German edel ‘noble’ (see Edelman) + -ing suffix denoting affiliation.

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


Similar surnames: Emling, Etling, Exline, Redling, Erling, Helling, Eding, Riling

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Edling Family Origin

Where is the Edling family from?

Edling Family Occupations

What did your Edling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edling. The most common Edling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Edling's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Edling family was Carver Wood.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Baker

    7%
  • Carver Wood

    7%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Edling ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Edling Historical Records

What Edling family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Edling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Edling census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Edling

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Edling. 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 Edling. For the veterans among your Edling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Edling Life Expectancy

What is the average Edling lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Edling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Edling in 1960 was 52, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Edling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Edling 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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