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Hoyland Name Meaning

English (South Yorkshire): habitational name from any of various places in South Yorkshire named with Old English hoh ‘hill spur’ + land ‘(cultivated) land’. English: variant of Holland 1. Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, notably in southwestern Norway, named in Old Norse as Heyland, from hey ‘hay’ + land ‘(piece of) land’.

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


Similar surnames: Holland, Hovland, Boyland, Hyland, Norland, Ryland, Boland, Haaland

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Hoyland Family Origin

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Hoyland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Printer

    20%
  • Brick Mason

    10%
  • Law Maker

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hoyland family was Law Maker. The most common Hoyland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Hoyland's were Farmers. Farmer, Printer and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoyland.

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Hoyland Historical Records

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Hoyland Life Expectancy

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