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Nowland Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Newland or Irish Nolan. Possibly a respelling of German Nauland (see Newland).

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


Similar surnames: Dowland, Rowland, Knowland, Noland, Nowlan, Newland, Boland, Poland

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Nowland Family Origin

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Nowland Family Occupations

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  • School

    33%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Farmer Son

    11%
  • Farmer Son School

    11%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Nowland family was Farmer Son School. The most common Nowland occupation in Canada was School. 33% of Nowland's were Schools. School, Farmer and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nowland.

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Nowland Historical Records

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Nowland Life Expectancy

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