Xing Family History

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Xing Name Meaning

Chinese : from the name of an area called Xing, which existed during in the Zhou dynasty (1122–221 bc). Descendants of the ruling family of this area adopted Xing as their surname. Another account of the origin of this name derives it from an area named Pingxing.

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

Similar surnames: Ying, Xiang, Ling, Ping, Xiong, Xin, Jing, Ming, Zang, Weng

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Xing Family Origin

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Xing Family Occupations

What did your Xing ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Xing. 50% of Xing men worked as a Salesman

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Xing Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 385 census records available for the last name Xing. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Xing census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 41 immigration records available for the last name Xing. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 13 military records available for the last name Xing. For the veterans among your Xing ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Xing Life Expectancy

What is the average Xing lifespan?

Between 2001 and 2002, in the United States, Xing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Xing in 2001 was 61, and 69 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Xing

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Xing ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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