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Hedlund Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements hed ‘heath’, ‘moor’ + lund ‘grove’.

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


Similar surnames: Edlund, Heglund, Eklund, Hoglund, Haglund, Fredlund, Swedlund, Oslund

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Hedlund Family Origin

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Hedlund Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Comon Labor

    4%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Comon Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hedlund. A less common occupation for the Hedlund family was Farming. The most common Hedlund occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Hedlund's were Farmers.

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Hedlund Historical Records

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Hedlund Life Expectancy

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