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

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  • Fisherman

    36%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Carriage Maker

    9%
  • Confectioner

    9%

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

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Bingley Historical Records

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Bingley Life Expectancy

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