Noland Family History

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Noland Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Nolan. French: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements not ‘need’ + land ‘land’.

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

Similar surnames: Roland, Oland, Boland, Rowland, Nodland, Poland, Voland, Eland

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Noland Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Noland name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Noland. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Noland Family Origin

Where is the Noland family from?

Noland Family Occupations

What did your Noland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Noland. A less common occupation for the Noland family was Farming. The most common Noland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Noland's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Noland Historical Records

What Noland family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 47,000 census records available for the last name Noland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Noland 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Noland. 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 11,000 military records available for the last name Noland. For the veterans among your Noland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Noland Life Expectancy

What is the average Noland lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Noland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Noland in 1944 was 32, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Noland 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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