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String Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a maker of strings or bow strings, from Middle English streng ‘string’, ‘cord’.

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


Similar surnames: Streng, Strong, Strang, Spring, Ring, Strick, Stein, Stang, Swing

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String Family Origin

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String Family Occupations

What did your String ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the String family was Carpenter. The most common String occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of String's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by String.

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String Historical Records

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String Life Expectancy

What is the average String lifespan?

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Famous String Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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