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Byland Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Byland in North Yorkshire. Swedish: ornamental name from a compound of Old Norse býr ‘farm’ + land ‘land’.

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


Similar surnames: Ryland, Boland, Bylund, Hyland, Boyland, Nyland, Erland, Bland, Land

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Byland Family Origin

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Byland Family Occupations

What did your Byland ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Byland occupation in the UK was Brewers Assistant. 13% of Byland's were Brewers Assistants. Brewers Assistant, Gas Fitter and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Byland. A less common occupation for the Byland family was Insurance Agent.

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  • Brewers Assistant

    13%
  • Gas Fitter

    13%
  • Housekeeper

    13%
  • Insurance Agent

    13%

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

Byland Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Byland ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Byland Life Expectancy

What is the average Byland lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, Byland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Byland in 1955 was 72, and 78 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Byland 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.

Famous Byland Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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