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Alstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of ten or so farms, most in Trondelag, named Alstad, from a personal name + Old Norse sta{dh}r ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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


Similar surnames: Olstad, Balstad, Elstad, Austad, Falstad, Walstad, Rolstad, Erstad

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Alstad Family Origin

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Alstad Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    83%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

In 1880, the most common Alstad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Alstad's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Alstad. A less common occupation for the Alstad family was Keeping House.

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Alstad Life Expectancy

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