Okland Family History

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Okland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of about 10 farmsteads named Økland or Aukland, from a first element related to auka ‘increase’ + land ‘land’, i.e. a farm where the land under cultivation has been increased.

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

Similar surnames: Odland, Osland, Opland, Ohland, Oland, Ryland, Nyland, Borland, Land

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Okland Family Origin

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Okland Family Occupations

What did your Okland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Okland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Okland's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Okland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Okland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Okland 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Okland. 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 343 military records available for the last name Okland. For the veterans among your Okland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Okland Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Okland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Okland in 1962 was 56, and 79 in 2004.

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