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Whitling Name Meaning

possibly from an unattested Old English personal name, e.g. Wihtling or Hwitling. alternatively, a habitational name from Whitlinge, in Worcestershire, named from Old English hwit ‘white’ + hlinc ‘ridge’.

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

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Whitling Family Origin

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Whitling Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Artist

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Clock Maker And Jeweler

    8%

In 1880, the most common Whitling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Whitling's were Farmers. Farmer, Artist and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitling. A less common occupation for the Whitling family was Clock Maker And Jeweler.

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Whitling Historical Records

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Whitling Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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