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Nordahl Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name formed with norr, nord ‘north’ + dahl, an ornamental spelling of dal ‘valley’. Norwegian: habitational name from any of various farmsteads named with nord ‘north’ + dal ‘valley’.

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

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Nordahl Family Origin

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Nordahl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Jeweler

    14%
  • Tailor

    14%
  • Works In Watch Factory

    14%

In 1880, the most common Nordahl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Nordahl's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nordahl family was Works In Watch Factory. Farmer, Jeweler and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nordahl.

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Nordahl Historical Records

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Nordahl Life Expectancy

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Famous Nordahl Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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