Fjeld Family History

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Fjeld Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of the many farms named with fjell ‘mountain’, ‘rock’.

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


Similar surnames: Mjelde, Fuld, Hjelm, Gjerde, Feld, Fels, Field, Fell, Fifield, Kell

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Fjeld Family Origin

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Fjeld Family Occupations

What did your Fjeld ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Fjeld. 51% of Fjeld men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    51%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Farm Operator
    13%
  • Farm Laborer
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    100%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Fjeld Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Fjeld. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fjeld 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 Fjeld. 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 326 military records available for the last name Fjeld. For the veterans among your Fjeld ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fjeld Life Expectancy

What is the average Fjeld lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Fjeld life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Fjeld in 1963 was 95, and 69 in 2004.

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