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Welling Family History

Welling Name Meaning
English: patronymic from the Old English personal name Wella.topographic name for someone who lived near a spring or stream, from a derivative of Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.German: habitational name from any of various places in the Rhineland called Welling or Wellingen.

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

154,058 Historical Documents with Welling on Ancestry.co.uk
41,893 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,024 Military Records
2,302 Immigration Records
29,361 Census and Voter Lists
76,478 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Welling Families

  • Number of Welling families
     74 - 145
     25 - 73
     1 - 24
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Welling last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Welling census records

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Welling Family Origin

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Welling Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Welling Emigration Information (AU)

from the Australian Convict Transportation Registers 1787-1868

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Welling Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Welling census records

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Military Service by Welling

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