Ding Name Meaning

Chinese : there are several sources of this surname; one of them is a certain Duke Ding who lived during the reign of Wu Wang, who established the Zhou dynasty in 1122 bc.

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


Similar surnames: Ying, Ling, Jing, Ping, Xing, Dang, Dong, Xiang, King, Deng

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Ding Family Origin

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Ding Family Occupations

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  • Merchant

    100%

In 1881, the most common Ding occupation in Canada was Merchant. 100% of Ding's were Merchants.

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Ding Historical Records

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Ding Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Ding life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ding in 1959 was 42, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ding

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