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Pelland Name Meaning

French: possibly an altered spelling of the Breton family name Pellant, a topographic name, from penn + lann ‘at the tip of the heath’.

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

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Pelland Family Origin

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Pelland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Dealer In Wood

    11%
  • Fisherman

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Dealer In Wood were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pelland. The most common Pelland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Pelland's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pelland family was Fisherman.

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Pelland Historical Records

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Pelland Life Expectancy

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