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Where is the Dorland family from?
You can see how Dorland families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dorland family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dorland families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 13 Dorland families living in New York. This was about 46% of all the recorded Dorland's in USA. New York had the highest population of Dorland families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dorland surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Dorland. 18% of Dorland men worked as a Farmer and 22% of Dorland women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dorland were Clerk and Clerk. .