Falinger Family History

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Falinger Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Salinger, Slinger, Basinger, Avinger, Clinger, Oblinger, Ohlinger

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Falinger Family Origin

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Falinger Family Occupations

What did your Falinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Falinger family was Painter. Farmer and Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Falinger. The most common Falinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Falinger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Miner

    33%
  • Painter

    33%

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

Falinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 92 census records available for the last name Falinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Falinger 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 7 immigration records available for the last name Falinger. 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 8 military records available for the last name Falinger. For the veterans among your Falinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Falinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Falinger lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Falinger 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Falinger

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