Bing Family History

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Bing Name Meaning

English: of uncertain derivation; probably a topographic name for someone living near a bing, a northern dialect word recorded with the senses ‘heap’, ‘bin’, ‘receptacle’ (probably from Old Norse bingr ‘stall’). Jewish (western Ashkenazic) and Danish: habitational name from Bing, a shortened form of Bingen. Danish: metonymic occupational name, from bing ‘storage bin for grain’, for someone who either made or used such containers.

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

Similar surnames: Ing, Ring, Bink, King, Ling, Tong, Bang, Wing, Ming, Banz

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Bing Family Origin

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Bing Family Occupations

What did your Bing ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bank Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bing. 2% of Bing men worked as a Bank Clerk and 50% of Bing women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bing were Bus Driver and Dressmaker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bank Clerk
  • Bank Official Cashier
  • Bricklayer
  • Bus Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housewife
  • Dressmaker

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

Bing Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Bing. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bing 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Bing. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Bing. For the veterans among your Bing ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bing Life Expectancy

What is the average Bing lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Bing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1957. The average life expectancy for Bing in 1952 was 19, and 75 in 2004.

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