Enstad Family History

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Enstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farm so named, from the Old Norse personal name Eindriði (see Enderson) + stad (from Old Norse staðr ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’).

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

Similar surnames: Elstad, Erstad, Evenstad, Onstad, Distad, Austad, Finstad, Mostad

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Enstad Family Origin

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Enstad Family Occupations

What did your Enstad ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Enstad. 22% of Enstad men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Enstad women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Enstad were Operator and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farming
  • Laborer
  • Operator

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Bookkeeper
  • Dairying
  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Enstad Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Enstad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Enstad 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 144 immigration records available for the last name Enstad. 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 155 military records available for the last name Enstad. For the veterans among your Enstad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Enstad Life Expectancy

What is the average Enstad lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Enstad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Enstad in 1965 was 78, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Enstad 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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