Zaring Family History

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Zaring Name Meaning

German (also Zähring): habitational name from a place called Zehring or nickname for someone who lived at the court of or had connections with the powerful dynasty of the Zähringers in southwestern Germany in the 17th century, whose surname is derived from this place.

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


Similar surnames: Spring, Maring, Zang, Darling, Harding, Waring, Haring, Fearing

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Zaring Family Origin

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Zaring Family Occupations

What did your Zaring ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Zaring. 18% of Zaring men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Zaring women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Zaring were Carpenter and Clerical

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    18%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Carpenter
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    9%
  • Housewife
    5%
  • Bookkeeper
    4%
  • Clerical
    4%

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

Zaring Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zaring. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zaring 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 157 immigration records available for the last name Zaring. 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 506 military records available for the last name Zaring. For the veterans among your Zaring ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zaring Life Expectancy

What is the average Zaring lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Zaring life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Zaring in 1953 was 62, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zaring

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zaring 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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