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Dingwall Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Dingwall, a place in Ross-shire.

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


Similar surnames: Dingwell, Ringwald, Wignall, Tindall, Dixwell, Dinsdale, Bingham

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Dingwall Family Origin

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Dingwall Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Going To School

    11%
  • Attending School

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dingwall family was Carpenter. The most common Dingwall occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Dingwall's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Attending School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dingwall.

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Dingwall Historical Records

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Dingwall Life Expectancy

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