Eyland Family History

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Eyland Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Ryland, Hyland, Eland, Nyland, Erland, Byland, Eiland, Egland, Pyland

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Eyland Family Origin

Where is the Eyland family from?

Eyland Family Occupations

What did your Eyland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, New York Merchant and Works In Glass House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Eyland. The most common Eyland occupation in the USA was New York Merchant. 50% of Eyland's were New York Merchants.

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  • New York Merchant

  • Works In Glass House


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

Eyland Historical Records

What Eyland family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Eyland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eyland census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Eyland

Passenger List

There are 252 immigration records available for the last name Eyland. 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 87 military records available for the last name Eyland. For the veterans among your Eyland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eyland Life Expectancy

What is the average Eyland lifespan?

Between 1964 and 1987, in the United States, Eyland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Eyland in 1964 was 57, and 75 in 1987.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eyland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eyland 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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