Morstad Family History

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Morstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from farmsteads in eastern Norway named Morstad, from an unexplained first element (possibly a personal name) + staðir, plural of staðr ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’, or Mørstad, probably from Old Norse maurr ‘ant’ + staðir.

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


Similar surnames: Molstad, Mostad, Borstad, Jorstad, Olstad, Barstad, Holstad, Rogstad

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Morstad Family Origin

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Morstad Family Occupations

What did your Morstad ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farm Laborer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Morstad. 50% of Morstad men worked as a Farm Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farm Laborer
    50%
  • Farmer
    50%

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

Morstad Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Morstad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morstad 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 353 immigration records available for the last name Morstad. 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 157 military records available for the last name Morstad. For the veterans among your Morstad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morstad Life Expectancy

What is the average Morstad lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Morstad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Morstad in 1962 was 74, and 30 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morstad ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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