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Ersland Family History

Ersland Name Meaning
Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in western Norway, so named from the personal name Eirik (see Erickson) + land ‘land’, ‘farm’.

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

8,536 Historical Documents with Ersland on Ancestry.com
1,726 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
231 Military Records
246 Immigration Records
1,466 Census and Voter Lists
4,867 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Ersland Families

  • Number of Ersland families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Ersland families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Ersland last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Ersland Family Origin

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Ersland Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Ersland

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Ersland Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Ersland census records

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Ersland Civil War Service Records

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