Egland Family History

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Egland Name Meaning

Norwegian: variant of Egeland. In some instances possibly an Americanized spelling of Swedish Eklund.

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

Similar surnames: Erland, England, Heglund, Ferland, Gladd, Ruland, Miland, Belland

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Egland Family Origin

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Egland Family Occupations

What did your Egland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Egland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Egland's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Egland family was Keeping House. Farmer, Works In Saw Mill and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Egland.

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  • Farmer

  • Works In Saw Mill

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Egland ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Egland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Egland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Egland census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Egland. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 454 military records available for the last name Egland. For the veterans among your Egland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Egland Life Expectancy

What is the average Egland lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Egland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Egland in 1946 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Egland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Egland ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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