Dingeldein Family History

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Dingeldein Name Meaning

probably a variant of Dingeldey, which is unexplained. Compare Dilday. Alternatively, it may be an occupational nickname for an armorer (literally ‘sharpen the sword’), from Middle High German dengeln ‘to sharpen’, ‘to hone’ + dey, shortened form of degen ‘sword’.

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


Similar surnames: Ringeisen, Ziegenbein, Dinkelman, Dingle, Dinger, Trinklein

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Dingeldein Family Origin

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Dingeldein Family Occupations

What did your Dingeldein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and (Baker) Rets were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dingeldein. A less common occupation for the Dingeldein family was Bookkeeper At Dry Goods. The most common Dingeldein occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 22% of Dingeldein's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    22%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • (Baker) Rets

    11%
  • Bookkeeper At Dry Goods

    11%

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Dingeldein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dingeldein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dingeldein 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 Dingeldein. 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 Dingeldein. For the veterans among your Dingeldein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dingeldein Life Expectancy

What is the average Dingeldein lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Dingeldein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Dingeldein in 1956 was 48, and 71 in 2004.

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