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Irving Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Irving in Dumfries and Galloway region, which has the same origin as Irvine, with which it has become inextricably confused.

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


Similar surnames: Irvine, Irvin, Erving, Irish, Irwin, Arning, Erling, Hirning, Tarvin

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Irving Family Origin

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Irving Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

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

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Irving Historical Records

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Irving Life Expectancy

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