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Neering Name Meaning

Dutch: from a derivative of any of various Germanic personal names containing the element nar-, ner- ‘food’. Altered spelling of German Niering (see Nearing) or Nehring (see Nehring).

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


Similar surnames: Nearing, Herring, Nehring, Seering, Bering, Gearing, Heuring, Wehring

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Neering Family Origin

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Neering Family Occupations

What did your Neering ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Neering family was House Keeper. The most common Neering occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Neering's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neering.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Cabinet Maker

    14%
  • Coal Miner

    14%
  • House Keeper

    14%

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

Neering Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Neering Life Expectancy

What is the average Neering lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2003, in the United States, Neering life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Neering in 1968 was 64, and 62 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neering

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neering 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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