Nehring Family History

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Nehring Name Meaning

nickname for a miser or someone who guarded his possessions jealously, from Middle High German nerung, narung, Middle Low German neringe ‘food’, ‘livelihood’. habitational name from Nehringen in Pomerania, or a topographic name from nehrung, nehring ‘long narrow spit of land’.

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

Similar surnames: Fehring, Herring, Gehring, Nearing, Hering, Wehring, Fearing, Neering

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Nehring Family Origin

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Nehring Family Occupations

What did your Nehring ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Nehring.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Laborer

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Nehring Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Nehring Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Nehring life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Nehring in 1948 was 32, and 84 in 2004.

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