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Mjelde Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farms, probably named from Old Norse mjol ‘flour’, referring to the fine sandy soil of the place.

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


Similar surnames: Velde, Gjerde, Hjelle, Melle, Fjeld, Spilde, Mele, Welde, Moede

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Mjelde Family Origin

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Mjelde Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Mjelde occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 100% of Mjelde's were Shoemakers.

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  • Shoemaker

    100%

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Mjelde Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mjelde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mjelde 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 Mjelde. 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 Mjelde. For the veterans among your Mjelde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mjelde Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Mjelde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Mjelde in 1965 was 74, and 88 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mjelde 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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