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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  • Farming

    33%
  • Labourer

    22%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%

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

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Bruland Historical Records

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Bruland Life Expectancy

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