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Windland Name Meaning

Variant of German Wendland, denoting an inhabitant of the Wendland district near Lüneburg, where Wendish continued to be spoken as late as the 18th century.

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


Similar surnames: Wendtland, Wentland, Wendlandt, Wantland, Wineland, Wendland, Miland

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Windland Family Origin

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Windland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Day Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Windland family was Farm Laborer. The most common Windland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Windland's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Windland.

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Windland Historical Records

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Windland Life Expectancy

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