Curling Family History

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Curling Name Meaning

English: from Middle English crulling ‘the curly one’, a nickname for someone with curly hair. Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Gerling.

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


Similar surnames: Curlin, Carling, Burlin, Furlong, Carline, Darling, Girling, Burling

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Curling Family Origin

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Curling Family Occupations

What did your Curling ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Curling family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Curling. The most common Curling occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Curling's were Farmers.

View Census data for Curling | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    8%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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

Curling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Curling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Curling 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Curling. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Curling. For the veterans among your Curling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Curling Life Expectancy

What is the average Curling lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Curling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Curling in 1960 was 61, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Curling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Curling 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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