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Snellings Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a derivative of a Germanic personal name, either Snello or a compound name such as Snellaert (composed of the elements snell ‘quick’, ‘lively’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’) or Snellegeer (with the second element ger, gar ‘spear’).

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


Similar surnames: Hellings, Stelling, Stillings, Snelling, Telling, Sieling, Welling

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Snellings Family Origin

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Snellings Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Snellings occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Snellings's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Snellings family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Snellings.

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Snellings Historical Records

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Snellings Life Expectancy

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