Ramstad Family History

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Ramstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of over twenty farmsteads named in Old Norse as Hrafnsstaðir, from the personal name Hrafn, meaning ‘raven’ + staðir ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’. Swedish: ornamental name, probably of the same derivation as 1.

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


Similar surnames: Balstad, Rolstad, Skramstad, Rostad, Barstad, Homstad, Rogstad

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Ramstad Family Origin

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Ramstad Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    17%
  • House Keeper

    17%
  • Works In Lumber Yard

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ramstad family was Works In Lumber Yard. Farmer, Farming and House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ramstad. The most common Ramstad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Ramstad's were Farmers.

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Ramstad Historical Records

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Ramstad Life Expectancy

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