Schlinger Family History
Schlinger Name Meaning
German:: topographic name for someone living by the winding course of a shoreline river fence etc. from schlingen ‘to wind’; or perhaps a habitational name for someone from a place called Schlingen although this has not been identified. nickname or occupational name for someone who used a sling Middle High German slinger. Compare Slinger .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press