Nieland Family History

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Nieland Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: topographic name from Low German nie ‘new’ + land ‘land’, denoting newly reclaimed marshland, or a habitational name from places so named in Schleswig-Holstein and Westphalia. Irish: variant of Nealon.

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


Similar surnames: Neeland, Newland, Rieland, Wieland, Nyland, Niland, Norland, Island

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Nieland Family Origin

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Nieland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Nieland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Nieland's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nieland family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nieland.

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Nieland Historical Records

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Nieland Life Expectancy

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