Westling Family History

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Westling Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements väst ‘west’ + the common suffix -ling.

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


Similar surnames: Westin, Westlund, Ostling, Wessling, Hasting, Redling, Wittlin

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Westling Family Origin

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Westling Family Occupations

What did your Westling ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Farmer & Stone Mason

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farmer & Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Westling. A less common occupation for the Westling family was Laborer. The most common Westling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Westling's were Farmers.

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Westling Historical Records

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Westling Life Expectancy

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