Odland Family History

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Odland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads in Rogaland and Hordaland named Odland, from Old Norse Árland, a compound of á ‘small river’ (or another first element of uncertain origin) + land ‘land’, ‘farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Osland, Okland, Opland, Nodland, Ohland, Land, Nyland, Island

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Odland Family Origin

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Odland Family Occupations

What did your Odland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Teacher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Odland. The most common Odland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Odland's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Teacher

    33%

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

Odland Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Odland Life Expectancy

What is the average Odland lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Odland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1959. The average life expectancy for Odland in 1959 was 100, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Odland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Odland 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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