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Fjerstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Trøndelag so named, from an uncertain first element + stad (from Old Norse staðir, plural of staðr ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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


Similar surnames: Fjelstad, Falstad, Erstad, Morstad, Trelstad, Reistad, Frostad

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Fjerstad Family Origin

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Fjerstad Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fjerstad. The most common Fjerstad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Fjerstad's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Tailor

    25%

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Fjerstad Historical Records

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Fjerstad Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Fjerstad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fjerstad in 1963 was 76, and 94 in 2004.

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