Readling Family History

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Readling Name Meaning

Of German origin: probably a respelling of Riedling (see Ridling) or possibly of Redling, a habitational name from Redling in Bavaria.

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

Similar surnames: Ridling, Reading, Redlin, Wendling, Railing, Reiling, Rehling

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Readling Family Origin

Where is the Readling family from?

Readling Family Occupations

What did your Readling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Readling occupation in the USA was Baker. 33% of Readling's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Readling family was Tailor. Baker and Keeping Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Readling.

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  • Baker

  • Keeping Mill

  • Tailor


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

Readling Historical Records

What Readling family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 833 census records available for the last name Readling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Readling 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Readling. 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 190 military records available for the last name Readling. For the veterans among your Readling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Readling Life Expectancy

What is the average Readling lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Readling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Readling in 1966 was 49, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Readling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Readling 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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