Norling Family History

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Norling Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name formed with norr ‘north’ + the suffix -ling denoting a person.

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


Similar surnames: Nordling, Norlin, Nordin, Norin, Gosling, Horning, Kolling, Burling

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Norling Family Origin

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Norling Family Occupations

What did your Norling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Norling family was Carpenter. Farmer, Teamster and Broom Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Norling. The most common Norling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Norling's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Teamster

    7%
  • Broom Maker

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Norling Historical Records

What Norling family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Norling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Norling 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 Norling

Passenger List

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

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Norling Life Expectancy

What is the average Norling lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Norling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Norling in 1960 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Norling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Norling 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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