Felland Family History

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Felland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Telemark, so named from Old Norse fall ‘fall’, probably with reference to the site of a landslide + land ‘land’, ‘farmstead’.

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

Similar surnames: Helland, Selland, Belland, Folland, Yelland, Erland, Hetland

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Felland Family Origin

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Felland Family Occupations

What did your Felland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farming and Clerk In Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Felland. A less common occupation for the Felland family was Farmer. The most common Felland occupation in the USA was Farming. 50% of Felland's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

  • Clerk In Store

  • Farmer


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Felland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Felland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Felland 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 199 immigration records available for the last name Felland. 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 209 military records available for the last name Felland. For the veterans among your Felland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Felland Life Expectancy

What is the average Felland lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Felland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Felland in 1962 was 49, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Felland

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