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Byland Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Byland in North Yorkshire. Swedish: ornamental name from a compound of Old Norse býr ‘farm’ + land ‘land’.

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


Similar surnames: Ryland, Boland, Bylund, Hyland, Boyland, Nyland, Erland, Bland, Land

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Byland Family Origin

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Byland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Bookkeeper

    3%
  • Builder

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Byland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Byland's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Byland family was Builder. Farmer, Carpenter and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Byland.

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Byland Historical Records

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Byland Life Expectancy

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