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Birkeland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of some 40 places named Birkeland, from Old Norse birki ‘birch’ + land ‘land’.

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


Similar surnames: Breland, Burkland, Kirkland, Askeland, Berland, Bergland, Burland

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Birkeland Family Origin

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Birkeland Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Birkeland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Birkeland's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

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Birkeland Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Birkeland ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Birkeland Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Birkeland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Birkeland in 1960 was 57, and 85 in 2004.

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