Tinkler Family History

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Tinkler Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: variant of Tinker. Probably an altered spelling of German Dinkler, a metonymic occupational name for a grain farmer or grain merchant, from an agent derivative of Middle High German dinkel ‘spelt’ (a variety of wheat).

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


Similar surnames: Tinkle, Tingler, Minkler, Winkler, Tiller, Tinker, Tendler, Tinder

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Tinkler Family Origin

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Tinkler Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Tinkler occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Tinkler's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Tinkler family was Farmer. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tinkler.

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Tinkler Historical Records

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Tinkler Life Expectancy

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