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Schlinger Name Meaning

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.

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

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Schlinger Family Origin

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Schlinger Family Occupations

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  • Cooper

    10%
  • Painter

    10%
  • Tailor

    10%
  • Butcher

    5%

In 1880, Cooper, Painter and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlinger. A less common occupation for the Schlinger family was Butcher. The most common Schlinger occupation in the USA was Cooper. 10% of Schlinger's were Coopers.

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Schlinger Life Expectancy

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