Balling Family History

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Balling Name Meaning

German (Bälling): patronymic from the Germanic personal name Baldo (see Bald), or a nickname from Middle High German, Middle Low German ballinc ‘outlaw’. Danish: habitational name from a farm so named, from a derivative of Balle.

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


Similar surnames: Bolling, Billing, Ballin, Alling, Helling, Harling, Pilling, Halling

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Balling Family Origin

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Balling Family Occupations

What did your Balling ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Branch Manager Etc Metal Rollers and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Balling. 10% of Balling men worked as a Branch Manager Etc Metal Rollers and 63% of Balling women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Balling were Common and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Branch Manager Etc Metal Rollers
    10%
  • Bricklayer
    10%
  • Bus Conductor L P T B
    10%
  • Common
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    63%
  • Senior Matron
    13%
  • Student
    13%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    13%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Balling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Balling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Balling census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Balling. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Balling. For the veterans among your Balling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Balling Life Expectancy

What is the average Balling lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Balling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Balling in 1956 was 37, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Balling

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