Piland Family History

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Piland Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Pieland (of Slavic origin), a nickname for someone with white hair or a pale complexion, ultimately from Slavic belu ‘white’.

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


Similar surnames: Pylant, Miland, Poland, Hiland, Niland, Pyland, Deland, Eiland, Plank

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Piland Family Origin

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Piland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Piland family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Piland. The most common Piland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Piland's were Farmers.

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Piland Historical Records

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Piland Life Expectancy

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