Eiland Family History

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Eiland Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived on or owned property surrounded by water, from Middle High German eilant ‘island’.

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


Similar surnames: Heiland, Land, Eland, Poland, Umland, Piland, Miland, Ohland, Deland

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Eiland Family Origin

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Eiland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Farm Labor

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eiland. The most common Eiland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Eiland's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eiland family was Farm Labor.

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Eiland Historical Records

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Eiland Life Expectancy

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