Tinkler Family History
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Tinkler Name Meaning
Northern English and Scottish: variant of Tinker. Probably an altered spelling of German Dinkler, a metonymic occupational name for a grain farmer or grain merchant, from an agent derivative of Middle High German dinkel ‘spelt’ (a variety of wheat).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Tinkle, Tingler, Minkler, Winkler, Tiller, Tinker, Tendler, Tinder