Pingley Family History

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Pingley Name Meaning

Apparently an English habitational name; there are places called Pingley Dyke in Nottinghamshire and Pingley Farm in Lincolnshire, which could perhaps have given rise to the surname. However, the surname, if it ever existed in the British Isles, now appears to be extinct.

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


Similar surnames: Tingley, Bingley, Lindley, Dingley, Pilley, Pixley, Midgley, Wigley

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Pingley Family Origin

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Pingley Family Occupations

What did your Pingley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pingley. The most common Pingley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Pingley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pingley family was Painter.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Painter

    25%

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

Pingley Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pingley Life Expectancy

What is the average Pingley lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Pingley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pingley in 1950 was 41, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pingley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pingley 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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