Folland Family History

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Folland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Nordmøre, named from Old Norse forland ‘coastal plain below high mountains’. German: variant spelling Volland.

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


Similar surnames: Felland, Bolland, Holland, Forland, Opland, Morland, Froiland

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Folland Family Origin

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Folland Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    18%
  • Cult

    12%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • School

    12%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Folland family was School. The most common Folland occupation in Canada was Labourer. 18% of Folland's were Labourers. Labourer, Cult and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Folland.

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Folland Historical Records

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Folland Life Expectancy

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