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Stelling Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Northumberland and Kent. The former is probbly from an Old English stelling ‘shelter or fold for cattle’; the latter may be named with an unattested Old English male personal name, Stealla, + -ingas, a suffix denoting ‘family or followers of’. Dutch: topographic name from a derivative of Middle Dutch stelle ‘land built up on mudflats behind a dike’. German: derivative of Stell 1, for a small cattle farmer.

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


Similar surnames: Helling, Welling, Telling, Melling, Steding, Sterling, Sellin

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Stelling Family Origin

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Stelling Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Labourer

    9%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Woodman

    7%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stelling. The most common Stelling occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Stelling's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Stelling family was Woodman.

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Stelling Historical Records

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Stelling Life Expectancy

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