Birkeland Family History

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Birkeland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of some 40 places named Birkeland, from Old Norse birki ‘birch’ + land ‘land’.

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

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Birkeland Family Origin

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Birkeland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

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Birkeland Historical Records

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Birkeland Life Expectancy

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Famous Birkeland Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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