Pawling Family History

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Pawling Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Paul. Altered form, in the New Netherland Dutch community, of Paling. Compare Paulding.

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

Similar surnames: Paulin, Pauling, Paulding, Rowling, Parlin, Pawlik, Sparling, Maling

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Pawling Family Origin

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Pawling Family Occupations

What did your Pawling ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pawling family was Farmer. The most common Pawling occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 42% of Pawling's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farm Labourer and Ag Lab Pensioner In First Class Army Reserve were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pawling.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farm Labourer

  • Ag Lab Pensioner In First Class Army Reserve

  • Farmer


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

Pawling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Pawling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pawling 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 393 immigration records available for the last name Pawling. 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 Pawling. For the veterans among your Pawling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pawling Life Expectancy

What is the average Pawling lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Pawling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Pawling in 1956 was 39, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pawling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pawling 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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