Erland Family History

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Erland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farm in southwestern Norway so named, from Old Norse elri ‘alder’ + land ‘land’, ‘farm’. Swedish: probably an ornamental name or possibly a shortened form of the patronymic Erlandsson (see Erlandson).

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


Similar surnames: Berland, Ersland, Ryland, Soland, Eland, Norland, Odland, Nyland

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Erland Family Origin

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Erland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Book Keeper

    25%
  • Wheel Wright

    25%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Erland family was Wheel Wright. Farmer and Book Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Erland. The most common Erland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Erland's were Farmers.

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Erland Life Expectancy

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