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Origins of the Ballinger surname

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About the Ballingers

We have a total number of 11861 records for people with the last name Ballinger.

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Where do most Ballingers live?

In 1921, most Ballingers lived in South West.

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Interesting facts about Ballingers

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 10,500 records for the Ballinger surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Ballingers most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Ballingers.

What are the most common Ballinger first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Ballingers

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Ballingers in 1921




General Servant Domestic


Dress Maker


Living On Own Means


Common Male occupations for Ballingers in 1921
Agricultural Labourer




General Labourer


Farm Labourer




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