Niebling Family History

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Niebling Name Meaning

German: from a medieval personal name, representing the Germanic clan name Nibelung ‘descendant of mist (or fog)’ (from a name cognate with German Nebel ‘mist’, ‘fog’). In Germanic mythology the Nibelungs were the doomed possessors of an immense hoard of treasure.

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

Similar surnames: Liebling, Kiesling, Sieling, Erling, Helling, Viering, Emling

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Niebling Family Origin

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Niebling Family Occupations

What did your Niebling ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Niebling. 6% of Niebling men worked as a Clerk and 10% of Niebling women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Niebling were Baker and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Laborer
  • Accountant
  • Baker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Housekeeper
  • Maid

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Niebling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Niebling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Niebling 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 419 immigration records available for the last name Niebling. 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 623 military records available for the last name Niebling. For the veterans among your Niebling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Niebling Life Expectancy

What is the average Niebling lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Niebling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Niebling in 1963 was 69, and 50 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Niebling

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