Bingley Family History

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Bingley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bingley in West Yorkshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Bingelei, from the Old English personal name Bynna (or alternatively Old English bing ‘hollow’) + -inga ‘of the people of’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Dingley, Tingley, Lindley, Bickley, Kinsley, Brinkley, Binkley, Ingle

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Bingley Family Origin

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Bingley Family Occupations

What did your Bingley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bingley occupation in Canada was Fisherman. 36% of Bingley's were Fishermans. Fisherman, Laborer and Carriage Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bingley. A less common occupation for the Bingley family was Confectioner.

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  • Fisherman

    36%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Carriage Maker

    9%
  • Confectioner

    9%

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

Bingley Historical Records

What Bingley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bingley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bingley 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bingley. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bingley. For the veterans among your Bingley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bingley Life Expectancy

What is the average Bingley lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Bingley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Bingley in 1947 was 46, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bingley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bingley 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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