Zwilling Family History

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Zwilling Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): identifying epithet for a twin, from Middle High German zwillinc, German Zwilling, Yiddish tsviling.

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


Similar surnames: Schilling, Swilling, Trilling, Willing, Shilling, Drilling, Riling

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Zwilling Family Origin

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Zwilling Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    15%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Farming

    15%
  • Coal Bank Boss

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Zwilling occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 15% of Zwilling's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Zwilling family was Coal Bank Boss. Blacksmith, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zwilling.

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Zwilling Historical Records

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Zwilling Life Expectancy

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