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Nylander Name Meaning

Swedish: topographic or ornamental name meaning ‘dweller on new land’, from ny ‘new’ + land ‘land’ + -er. suffix denoting an inhabitant. Dutch: variant of Nyland, the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Rylander, Englander, Nyland, Oblander, Lander, Norlander, Sander

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Nylander Family Origin

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Nylander Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Domestic Servant

    10%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nylander. The most common Nylander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Nylander's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nylander family was Domestic Servant.

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Nylander Historical Records

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Nylander Life Expectancy

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