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Rolstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from ten farms mainly in the southeast of the country, so named from Old Norse Róaldsstaðir, from the personal name Róaldr (meaning ‘fame’, ‘honor’ + valdr ‘ruler’, ‘king’) + staðir ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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


Similar surnames: Rostad, Rogstad, Olstad, Kolstad, Holstad, Molstad, Bolstad, Folstad

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Rolstad Family Origin

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Rolstad Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Rolstad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Rolstad's were Farmers.

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