Mjelde Family History

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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

What did your Mjelde ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mjelde. 34% of Mjelde men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    34%
  • Barber
    23%
  • Farming
    23%
  • New Worker
    23%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    100%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mjelde Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 489 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 511 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 107 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

What is the average Mjelde lifespan?

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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