Carling Family History

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Carling Name Meaning

Swedish: from the personal name Karl + the common suffix of surnames -ing ‘belonging to’. Respelling of German Karling, a habitational name from Karling in Bavaria. Americanized form of German Garling or Gerling.

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


Similar surnames: Carlin, Carline, Harling, Arling, Dahling, Herling, Curling, Garling

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Carling Family Origin

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Carling Family Occupations

What did your Carling ancestors do for a living?

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  • Merchant

    30%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Bartender

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

In 1881, the most common Carling occupation in Canada was Merchant. 30% of Carling's were Merchants. Merchant, Farmer and Bartender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carling. A less common occupation for the Carling family was Laborer.

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Carling Historical Records

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Carling Life Expectancy

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