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Backlund Name Meaning

ornamental name composed of the elements back(e) ‘hill’ + lund ‘grove’. (Bäcklund): ornamental name composed of the elements bäck ‘stream’ + lund ‘grove’.

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

Similar surnames: Backman, Asplund, Berglund, Haglund, Wiklund, Naslund, Eklund, Bylund

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Backlund Family Origin

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Backlund Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Backlund occupation in the UK was G Fitters Laborer. 100% of Backlund's were G Fitters Laborers.

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  • G Fitters Laborer


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Backlund Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Backlund. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Backlund 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Backlund. 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 858 military records available for the last name Backlund. For the veterans among your Backlund ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Backlund Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Backlund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Backlund in 1953 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

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