Darland Family History

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Darland Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Kent named Darland, from Old English deor ‘deer or other wild animal’ + land ‘tract of land’, ‘estate’.

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

Similar surnames: Marland, Harland, Garland, Varland, Mayland, Dowland, Norland

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Darland Family Origin

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Darland Family Occupations

What did your Darland ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Coaldrenlat (heavy Wo and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Darland. 34% of Darland men worked as a Coaldrenlat (heavy Wo and 67% of Darland women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Darland were Iron Furnaceman (retired) and Governess Retired

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Coaldrenlat (heavy Wo
  • General Farm Work
  • Iron Furnaceman (retired)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Governess Retired

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

Darland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Darland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Darland 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 241 immigration records available for the last name Darland. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Darland. For the veterans among your Darland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Darland Life Expectancy

What is the average Darland lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Darland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Darland in 1960 was 64, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Darland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Darland 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.

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