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Mostad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named with a personal name or Old Norse mór ‘moor’, ‘sandy plain’ + Old Norse staðir, plural of staðr ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Morstad, Molstad, Rostad, Elstad, Erstad, Olstad, Enstad, Distad

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Mostad Family Origin

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Mostad Family Occupations

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Mostad Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mostad Life Expectancy

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Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Mostad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Mostad in 1967 was 72, and 83 in 2004.

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