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Failing Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Fehling.

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


Similar surnames: Railing, Felling, Riling, Fallin, Fryling, Carling, Balling, Amling

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Failing Family Origin

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Failing Family Occupations

What did your Failing ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Housekeeper and Member Of The Stock Exchange were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Failing. The most common Failing occupation in the UK was Housekeeper. 50% of Failing's were Housekeepers.

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  • Housekeeper

    50%
  • Member Of The Stock Exchange

    50%

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

Failing Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Failing Life Expectancy

What is the average Failing lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Failing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Failing in 1949 was 42, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Failing

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Failing 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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