Brunsvold Family History

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Brunsvold Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Hallingdal named Brunsvoll. The first element of the place name is probably a male personal name, Old Norse Brúnn, from brúnn ‘brown’; the second element is voll ‘meadow’, ‘grassy field’.

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


Similar surnames: Brandvold, Bratvold, Lunsford, Brustad, Branscomb, Branson, Brovold

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Brunsvold Family Origin

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Brunsvold Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer and Butcher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Brunsvold. The most common Brunsvold occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Brunsvold's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    83%
  • Butcher

    17%

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Brunsvold Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Brunsvold Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Brunsvold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Brunsvold in 1962 was 78, and 90 in 2004.

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