Dinsdale Family History

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Dinsdale Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a settlement on both sides of the Tees river, so partly in County Durham and partly in North Yorkshire. The place is named in Old English as Dictuneshalh ‘nook, recess (Old English halh) belonging to Deighton’.

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


Similar surnames: Dimsdale, Hinsdale, Lonsdale, Drysdale, Teesdale, Hindle, Dugdale

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Dinsdale Family Origin

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Dinsdale Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Stone Mason

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dinsdale family was Stone Mason. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dinsdale. The most common Dinsdale occupation in the UK was Farmer. 11% of Dinsdale's were Farmers.

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Dinsdale Historical Records

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Dinsdale Life Expectancy

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