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Helgeland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads so named, notably in the county of Rogaland. In most cases, the name is derived from Old Norse Helgaland, from heilagr ‘holy’, ‘sacred’ + land ‘land’ (see Helland).

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

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Helgeland Family Origin

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Helgeland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Helgeland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Helgeland's were Farmers.

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