Dearing Family History

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Dearing Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Dear 1. Americanized spelling of German Diering, a variant of Döring (see Doering).

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


Similar surnames: Dering, Fearing, Gearing, Deering, Wearing, Nearing, Dehring, Hearing

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Dearing Family Origin

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Dearing Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Brickmaker

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%

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

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Dearing Historical Records

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Dearing Life Expectancy

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