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Askeland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of five places in western Norway named with Old Norse ask ‘ash tree’ + land ‘land’, ‘piece of land’.

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


Similar surnames: Espeland, Ashland, Ackland, Osland, Birkeland, Wakeland, Ueland

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Askeland Family Origin

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Askeland Family Occupations

What did your Askeland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Askeland occupation in the USA was Farming. 100% of Askeland's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

    100%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Askeland ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Askeland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Askeland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Askeland 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Askeland. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Askeland. For the veterans among your Askeland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Askeland Life Expectancy

What is the average Askeland lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Askeland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Askeland in 1962 was 58, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Askeland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Askeland ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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