Bylund Family History

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Bylund Name Meaning

Swedish and Norwegian: ornamental name composed of the elements by ‘farm’ (from Old Norse býr) + lund ‘grove’.

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


Similar surnames: Byland, Nylund, Lund, Edlund, Eklund, Oslund, Ostlund, Ohlund, Ryland

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Bylund Family Origin

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Bylund Family Occupations

What did your Bylund ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Saleswoman were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bylund. 12% of Bylund men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Bylund women worked as a Saleswoman. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bylund were Carpenter and Bastriglogist

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    12%
  • Laborer
    8%
  • Salesman
    4%
  • Carpenter
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleswoman
    8%
  • Secretary
    8%
  • Assistant
    4%
  • Bastriglogist
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bylund Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bylund. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bylund 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bylund. 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 382 military records available for the last name Bylund. For the veterans among your Bylund ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bylund Life Expectancy

What is the average Bylund lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Bylund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Bylund in 1956 was 62, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bylund

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