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Gartland Name Meaning

English: unexplained.This name is also found in Ireland as (Mac) Gartlan(d), which MacLysaght describes as a Gaelicized form of Garland.

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


Similar surnames: Garland, Hartland, Harland, Markland, Darland, Gerland, Maitland

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Gartland Family Origin

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Gartland Family Occupations

What did your Gartland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gartland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Gartland's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gartland. A less common occupation for the Gartland family was Undertaker.

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Undertaker

    3%

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

Gartland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gartland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gartland 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gartland. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gartland. For the veterans among your Gartland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gartland Life Expectancy

What is the average Gartland lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Gartland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Gartland in 1952 was 56, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gartland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gartland 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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