Dinsdale Family History

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Dinsdale Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a settlement on both sides of the Tees river, so partly in County Durham and partly in North Yorkshire. The place is named in Old English as Dictuneshalh ‘nook, recess (Old English halh) belonging to Deighton’.

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


Similar surnames: Dimsdale, Hinsdale, Lonsdale, Drysdale, Teesdale, Hindle, Dugdale

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Dinsdale Family Origin

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Dinsdale Family Occupations

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  • Stone Mason

    33%
  • Do

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Farmer'S Son

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dinsdale family was Farmer'S Son. The most common Dinsdale occupation in Canada was Stone Mason. 33% of Dinsdale's were Stone Masons. Stone Mason, Do and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dinsdale.

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Dinsdale Historical Records

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Dinsdale Life Expectancy

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