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Welling Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the Old English personal name Wella. topographic name for someone who lived near a spring or stream, from a derivative of Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’. German: habitational name from any of various places in the Rhineland called Welling or Wellingen.

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

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Welling Family Origin

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Welling Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    6%
  • Laundress

    5%
  • Tailor

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Welling family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Welling occupation in the UK was Labourer. 6% of Welling's were Labourers. Labourer, Laundress and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Welling.

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Welling Historical Records

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Welling Life Expectancy

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