Lande Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone living on a heath, lande (from Gaulish landa ‘space’, ‘land’), or a habitational name from any of numerous minor places named La Lande from this word. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads, so named from either the dative singular or the plural form of land (see Land 3). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): Yiddish variant of Landau.

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


Similar surnames: Landa, Lander, Land, Linde, Lade, Lando, Lunde, Tande, Landes, Sande

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Lande Family Origin

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Lande Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, the most common Lande occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Lande's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lande family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lande.

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Lande Historical Records

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Lande Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Lande life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lande in 1960 was 33, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lande

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