Nylund Family History

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Nylund Name Meaning

Scandinavian, especially Norwegian: habitational name from a farm named with ny ‘new’ + lund ‘grove’. In Swedish it also occurs as an ornamental name.

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


Similar surnames: Nyland, Bylund, Ryland, Lund, Asplund, Nylen, Byland, Edlund, Englund

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Nylund Family Origin

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Nylund Family Occupations

What did your Nylund ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nylund occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Nylund's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Nylund family was Shoe Maker. Laborer and Orange Grower were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nylund.

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Orange Grower

    33%
  • Shoe Maker

    33%

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Nylund Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nylund Life Expectancy

What is the average Nylund lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Nylund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Nylund in 1955 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nylund

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nylund 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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