Werling Family History

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Werling Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Werle, from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with any of several verbs, for instance Middle High German weren ‘to defend’, warnen ‘to warn’, or waren ‘to protect’.

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


Similar surnames: Herling, Gerling, Berling, Erling, Wehling, Bering, Welling, Herring

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Werling Family Origin

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Werling Family Occupations

What did your Werling ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Werling. The most common Werling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Werling's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Werling family was Carpenter.

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Werling Historical Records

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Werling Life Expectancy

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