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

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Tinkler Family Origin

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Tinkler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Black Smith

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Tinkler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Tinkler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tinkler family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tinkler.

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Tinkler Historical Records

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Tinkler Life Expectancy

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