Peeling Family History

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Peeling Name Meaning

English (East Anglia): perhaps a variant of Pa(y)ling, a variant of Palin. Possibly also an Americanized form of German Bühling, a habitational name from any of several places so named.

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

Similar surnames: Keeling, Teeling, Etling, Helling, Pilling, Perlin, Elling, Emling

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Peeling Family Origin

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Peeling Family Occupations

What did your Peeling ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Peeling family was Labourer. The most common Peeling occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 23% of Peeling's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Agricultural Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peeling.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Agricultural Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Labourer


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

Peeling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Peeling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Peeling 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Peeling. 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 Peeling. For the veterans among your Peeling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Peeling Life Expectancy

What is the average Peeling lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Peeling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Peeling in 1961 was 49, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peeling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Peeling 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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