Neeland Family History

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Neeland Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of Dutch Nieland, a habitational name from any of numerous places named Nieland or Niewland, denoting newly reclaimed land.

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


Similar surnames: Nieland, Newland, Nyland, Netland, Meland, Erland, Belland, Yelland

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Neeland Family Origin

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Neeland Family Occupations

What did your Neeland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Neeland family was Book Agent. The most common Neeland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Neeland's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neeland.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Book Agent

    4%

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

Neeland Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Neeland Life Expectancy

What is the average Neeland lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Neeland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Neeland in 1962 was 73, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neeland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neeland 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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