Smestad Family History

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Smestad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of ten or more farmsteads, notably in southeastern Norway, mostly named from the Old Norse personal name Smiðr, literally ‘smith’ + Old Norse staðir ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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


Similar surnames: Shelstad, Mostad, Olstad, Barstad, Molstad, Morstad, Evenstad

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Smestad Family Origin

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Smestad Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

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Smestad Historical Records

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Smestad Life Expectancy

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