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Morland Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: variant spelling of Moreland. Dutch: topographic name for someone living in an area of peat. Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads so called. The name has different origins according to its location; in all cases, the second element is from Old Norse land ‘land’.

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


Similar surnames: Norland, Marland, Moreland, Borland, Moland, Dorland, Rowland

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Morland Family Origin

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Morland Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Sailor

    17%

In 1881, Blacksmith, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morland. The most common Morland occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 17% of Morland's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Morland family was Sailor.

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Morland Historical Records

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Morland Life Expectancy

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