Madland Family History

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Madland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of five farmsteads so named in southwestern Norway, which probably originally bore the Old Norse name Matland ‘farmstead’ from mat ‘food’ + land ‘land’, ‘farmstead’.

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


Similar surnames: Maland, Marland, Aadland, Mayland, Nodland, Haaland, Meland, Morland

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Madland Family Origin

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Madland Family Occupations

What did your Madland ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Madland. 39% of Madland men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    39%
  • Laborer
    27%
  • Farm Hand
    12%
  • Salesman
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    100%

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

Madland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Madland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Madland 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 606 immigration records available for the last name Madland. 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 193 military records available for the last name Madland. For the veterans among your Madland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Madland Life Expectancy

What is the average Madland lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Madland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Madland in 1961 was 61, and 76 in 2003.

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