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Deland Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Sorbian delan ‘dweller in a depression’. Probably an altered spelling of French Delande, a regional name for someone ‘from Lande’ (see Lande), or DesLandes, recorded as a secondary surname of Champigny.

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


Similar surnames: Demand, Delane, Eland, Beland, Pelland, Delano, Deman, Newland

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Deland Family Origin

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Deland Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    64%
  • Agent

    9%
  • Etudiant

    9%
  • Servante

    9%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Agent and Etudiant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deland. A less common occupation for the Deland family was Servante. The most common Deland occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 64% of Deland's were Cultivateurs.

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Deland Life Expectancy

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