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Sweetland Name Meaning

English (Devon): habitational name from Sweetlands in Upottery, Devon, so named from Old English swete ‘sweet’, ‘pleasant’, ‘fertile’ + land ‘cultivated land’, ‘estate’, or possibly a topographic name with the same meaning.

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

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Sweetland Family Origin

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Sweetland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sweetland. A less common occupation for the Sweetland family was Farming. The most common Sweetland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Sweetland's were Farmers.

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Sweetland Historical Records

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Sweetland Life Expectancy

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