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String Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a maker of strings or bow strings, from Middle English streng ‘string’, ‘cord’.

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


Similar surnames: Streng, Strong, Strang, Spring, Ring, Strick, Stein, Stang, Swing

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String Family Origin

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String Family Occupations

What did your String ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Agricultural Laborer

    14%
  • Annuitant

    14%
  • Fire Woodcutter

    14%
  • Gardiner (Domestic)

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the String family was Gardiner (Domestic). Agricultural Laborer, Annuitant and Fire Woodcutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by String. The most common String occupation in the UK was Agricultural Laborer. 14% of String's were Agricultural Laborers.

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String Historical Records

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String Life Expectancy

What is the average String lifespan?

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Famous String Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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