Voland Family History

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Voland Name Meaning

French: nickname from the present participle of Old French voler ‘to fly’, in the sense of ‘nimble’, ‘agile’. Americanized spelling of Norwegian Våland, a habitational name from any of four farmsteads so named in Agder and Rogaland, probably from Old Norse vá ‘bend’, ‘corner’ + land ‘land’, ‘farm’.

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

Similar surnames: Boland, Soland, Moland, Land, Ryland, Odland, Norland, Morland

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Voland Family Origin

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Voland Family Occupations

What did your Voland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Voland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Voland's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Voland. A less common occupation for the Voland family was Gardener.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Brick Mason

  • Gardener


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Voland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Voland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Voland 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 367 immigration records available for the last name Voland. 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 550 military records available for the last name Voland. For the veterans among your Voland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Voland Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Voland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Voland in 1959 was 65, and 74 in 2004.

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