Bruland Family History

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Bruland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead so named in western Norway, from bru ‘bridge’ + land ‘land’, ‘farmstead’.

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


Similar surnames: Breland, Ersland, Erland, Ryland, Bratland, Berland, Belland

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Bruland Family Origin

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Bruland Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farming, Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bruland. A less common occupation for the Bruland family was Farmer. The most common Bruland occupation in the USA was Farming. 33% of Bruland's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

    33%
  • Labourer

    22%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%

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Bruland Historical Records

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Bruland Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Bruland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bruland in 1957 was 61, and 78 in 2004.

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