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Headland Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a headland, Middle English hevedland.

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


Similar surnames: Beanland, Medland, Headman, Harland, Heiland, Heitland, Eland

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Headland Family Origin

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Headland Family Occupations

What did your Headland ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    19%
  • Tailor

    13%
  • Fr F Gardener

    6%

In 1880, the most common Headland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Headland's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Headland family was Fr F Gardener. Farmer, Farming and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Headland.

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Headland Historical Records

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Headland Life Expectancy

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