Etling Family History

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Etling Name Meaning

Either a French form (Alsace and Lorraine) or a respelling of German Ettling: patronymic from a short form of any of the Germanic personal names formed with adal ‘noble’ as the first element. (among German bearers) a habitational name from any of several places named Ettling or Ettlingen, all in southern Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Emling, Erling, Elling, Redling, Edling, Uehling, Helling, Welling

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Etling Family Origin

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Etling Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

In 1880, the most common Etling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Etling's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Etling. A less common occupation for the Etling family was Keeping House.

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Etling Historical Records

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Etling Life Expectancy

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