Colling Family History

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Colling Name Meaning

English: from the Old Norse personal name Kollungr, a derivative of Koli, or from an Old English cognate, Colling, a derivative of Cola (see Cole 2). English: from a pet form of Coll 1. Altered spelling of German Kölling (see Kolling).

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


Similar surnames: Collin, Bolling, Collins, Cooling, Rolling, Gosling, Kolling, Halling

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Colling Family Origin

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Colling Family Occupations

What did your Colling ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Colling family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Colling occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Colling's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colling.

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Colling Historical Records

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Colling Life Expectancy

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