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Pelland Name Meaning

French: possibly an altered spelling of the Breton family name Pellant, a topographic name, from penn + lann ‘at the tip of the heath’.

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


Similar surnames: Penland, Belland, Calland, Berland, Newland, Erland, Poland, Egland

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Pelland Family Origin

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Pelland Family Occupations

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  • Journaliere

    23%
  • Cultivateur

    14%
  • Charretier

    9%
  • Journalier

    9%

In 1881, Journaliere, Cultivateur and Charretier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pelland. The most common Pelland occupation in Canada was Journaliere. 23% of Pelland's were Journalieres. A less common occupation for the Pelland family was Journalier.

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Pelland Life Expectancy

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