Bratland Family History

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Bratland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farm so named, from bratt ‘steep’ + land ‘farm land’.

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


Similar surnames: Bruland, Watland, Erland, Grantland, Ritland, Breland, Ryland

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Bratland Family Origin

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Bratland Family Occupations

What did your Bratland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bratland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Bratland's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bratland.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farming

    33%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bratland ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bratland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bratland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bratland census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bratland. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bratland. For the veterans among your Bratland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bratland Life Expectancy

What is the average Bratland lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Bratland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Bratland in 1963 was 80, and 87 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bratland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bratland ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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