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Newlun Name Meaning

Americanized form of Norwegian and Swedish Nylund.

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


Similar surnames: Newlon, Newlin, Newlan, Heglund, Newborn, Nealon, Nelon, Neilan

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Where is the Newlun family from?

You can see how Newlun families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Newlun family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Newlun families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 2 Newlun families living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Newlun's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Newlun families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Newlun surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Newlun ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Newlun. 40% of Newlun men worked as a Laborer.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    40%
  • Farmer
    22%
  • Miner
    14%
  • Attendant
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    100%
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What Newlun family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Newlun. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Newlun census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 35 immigration records available for the last name Newlun. 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 Cards

There are 299 military records available for the last name Newlun. For the veterans among your Newlun ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Newlun lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Newlun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Newlun in 1949 was 38, and 80 in 2004.

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