Dingley Family History

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Dingley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Northamptonshire named Dingley, possibly from Middle English dingle ‘hollow’ + Old English leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Bingley, Tingley, Dingle, Lindley, Finkley, Windley, Wigley, Hindley

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Dingley Family Origin

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Dingley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Grocer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dingley family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dingley. The most common Dingley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Dingley's were Farmers.

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Dingley Historical Records

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Dingley Life Expectancy

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