Langeland Family History

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Langeland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of about 25 farmsteads, most in western Norway, named from lang ‘long’ + land ‘(piece of) land’, ‘farmstead’.

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


Similar surnames: Langland, Handeland, Stangeland, Askeland, Haugland, Fagerland

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Langeland Family Origin

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Langeland Family Occupations

What did your Langeland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Langeland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Langeland's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Langeland family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Langeland.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Langeland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Langeland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Langeland census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Langeland. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Langeland. For the veterans among your Langeland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Langeland Life Expectancy

What is the average Langeland lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Langeland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Langeland in 1963 was 69, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Langeland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Langeland ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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