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Gelling Name Meaning

English: unexplained; most probably a derivative of an unidentified Old English personal name.

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


Similar surnames: Welling, Melling, Helling, Gilling, Gulling, Stelling, Keeling

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Gelling Family Origin

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Gelling Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Ch.Of Eng.Clergy (Priest)

    17%
  • Labourer

    17%
  • School

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gelling family was School. Farmer, Ch.Of Eng.Clergy (Priest) and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gelling. The most common Gelling occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Gelling's were Farmers.

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Gelling Historical Records

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Gelling Life Expectancy

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