Heitland Family History

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Heitland Name Meaning

North German: topographic name from Middle Low German heide ‘heath’, ‘wasteland’ + land ‘land’.

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


Similar surnames: Heiland, Heitmann, Weinland, Hetland, Eiland, Pentland, Teigland

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Heitland Family Origin

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Heitland Family Occupations

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

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  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Shoemaker

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heitland. A less common occupation for the Heitland family was Tailor. The most common Heitland occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 25% of Heitland's were Carpenters.

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Heitland Historical Records

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Heitland Life Expectancy

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Famous Heitland Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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