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Distad Family History

Distad Name Meaning
Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead named Distad, from the Old Norse female personal name Dís + stad (from Old Norse staðr ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’).

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

5,699 Historical Documents with Distad on Ancestry.com
1,808 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
86 Military Records
93 Immigration Records
1,185 Census and Voter Lists
2,527 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Distad Families

  • Number of Distad families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Distad last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Distad last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Distad census records

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Distad Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Distad families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Distad Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Distad families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Distad

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Distad Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Distad census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Distad ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Military Service by Distad

Did the Distads fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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