Starling Family History

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Starling Name Meaning

English: from Middle English starling ‘starling’ (Old English stærling), probably a nickname for a raucous or voracious person.

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


Similar surnames: Sterling, Sparling, Darling, Harling, Stelling, Starlin, Sperling

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Starling Family Origin

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Starling Family Occupations

What did your Starling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Starling family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Starling. The most common Starling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Starling's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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

Starling Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Starling Life Expectancy

What is the average Starling lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Starling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Starling in 1942 was 50, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Starling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Starling 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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