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Morstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from farmsteads in eastern Norway named Morstad, from an unexplained first element (possibly a personal name) + staðir, plural of staðr ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’, or Mørstad, probably from Old Norse maurr ‘ant’ + staðir.

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


Similar surnames: Molstad, Mostad, Borstad, Jorstad, Olstad, Barstad, Holstad, Rogstad

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Morstad Family Origin

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Morstad Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Morstad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Morstad's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Morstad Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Morstad Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Morstad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Morstad in 1962 was 74, and 30 in 2004.

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