Barringer Family History

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Barringer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Behringer.

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

Similar surnames: Berringer, Carringer, Garringer, Baringer, Baysinger, Beringer

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Barringer Family Origin

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Barringer Family Occupations

What did your Barringer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Barringer occupation in the UK was Tailor. 6% of Barringer's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Barringer family was (Independent). Tailor, Agricultural Labourer and Police Constable were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barringer.

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  • Tailor

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Police Constable

  • (Independent)


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Barringer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Barringer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 35,000 census records available for the last name Barringer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barringer 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Barringer. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Barringer. For the veterans among your Barringer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barringer Life Expectancy

What is the average Barringer lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Barringer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1951. The average life expectancy for Barringer in 1945 was 30, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barringer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barringer ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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