Hatlestad Family History

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Hatlestad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads in western Norway, so named from Old Norse Atlastaðir, from the personal name Atli (from Germanic Attala ‘little father’) + staðir ‘place’, ‘farmstead’.

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


Similar surnames: Hillestad, Kallestad, Harstad, Holstad, Balstad, Karlstad, Ellestad

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Hatlestad Family Origin

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Hatlestad Family Occupations

What did your Hatlestad ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hatlestad. 20% of Hatlestad men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Hatlestad women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hatlestad were Carpenter and Cake Wrapper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    20%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Proprietor
    7%
  • Carpenter
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    18%
  • Teacher
    18%
  • Maid
    12%
  • Cake Wrapper
    6%

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

Hatlestad Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hatlestad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hatlestad 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 341 immigration records available for the last name Hatlestad. 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 400 military records available for the last name Hatlestad. For the veterans among your Hatlestad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hatlestad Life Expectancy

What is the average Hatlestad lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Hatlestad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hatlestad in 1955 was 41, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hatlestad

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