Nordland Family History

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Nordland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farms, named with nord ‘north’ + land ‘land’, ‘farmstead’.

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

Similar surnames: Norland, Nodland, Odland, Borland, Nordlund, Forland, Woodland

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Nordland Family Origin

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Nordland Family Occupations

What did your Nordland ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Nordland.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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Nordland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Nordland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nordland 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 831 immigration records available for the last name Nordland. 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 521 military records available for the last name Nordland. For the veterans among your Nordland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nordland Life Expectancy

What is the average Nordland lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Nordland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Nordland in 1946 was 79, and 81 in 2004.

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