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Kvistad Name Meaning

Swedish: habitational name from a place called Kvistad or perhaps a reduced form of the ornamental name Kviststad, from kvist ‘twig’ + stad ‘town’.

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


Similar surnames: Kolstad, Distad, Hofstad, Kristal, Reistad, Folstad, Olstad, Finstad

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Kvistad Family Origin

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Kvistad Family Occupations

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Kvistad Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Kvistad Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Kvistad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Kvistad in 1958 was 52, and 87 in 2004.

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