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Selland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of four farmsteads in Rogaland and Hordaland, named in Old Norse as Seljuland, from selja ‘willow’ + land ‘land’, ‘farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Helland, Felland, Belland, Yelland, Hetland, Ueland, Netland

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Selland Family Origin

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Selland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

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Selland Historical Records

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Selland Life Expectancy

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