Ning Family History

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Ning Name Meaning

Chinese : from the name of a place called Ning, which existed in the state of Wei during the Spring and Autumn period (722–481 bc).

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


Similar surnames: Jing, Ping, Ling, Ming, Ying, Xing, Xiang, Ing, Ding, Geng

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Ning Family Origin

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Ning Family Occupations

What did your Ning ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ning occupation in the USA was Gold Miner. 25% of Ning's were Gold Miners. Gold Miner, Keeping House and Porter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ning. A less common occupation for the Ning family was Tinsmith.

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  • Gold Miner

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Porter

    25%
  • Tinsmith

    25%

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

Ning Historical Records

What Ning family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Ning Life Expectancy

What is the average Ning lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Ning life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Ning in 1952 was 43, and 48 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ning

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ning 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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