Ing Name Meaning

English: from the Old Norse and Middle English personal name Ing(a), a short form of various names with the first element Ing- (see Ingle). English: habitational name from an Essex place name, Ing, which survives with various manorial affixes in the names Fryerning, Ingatestone, Ingrave, and Margaretting, and which is probably from an Old English tribal name Geingas ‘people of the district’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname from Yiddish ing ‘young’. Chinese : possibly a variant of Wu 1. Chinese : possibly a variant of Wu 4.

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


Similar surnames: King, Eng, Wing, Ring, Bing, Ling, Ming, Ying, Ping, Inge

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Ing Family Origin

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Ing Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Ing occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Ing's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Chair Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ing. A less common occupation for the Ing family was Sawyer.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Chair Maker

    4%
  • Sawyer

    4%

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Ing Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Ing Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Ing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Ing in 1953 was 33, and 79 in 2004.

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