Engelstad Family History

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Engelstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of five farmsteads in eastern Norway, so named from Engel, from the Old Norse personal name Ingjaldr, + stad (from Old Norse staðr ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’).

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


Similar surnames: Evenstad, Elstad, Ellestad, Enstad, Shelstad, Erstad, Fjelstad

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Engelstad Family Origin

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Engelstad Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    83%
  • Tailor

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Engelstad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Engelstad's were Farmers. Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Engelstad.

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Engelstad Historical Records

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Engelstad Life Expectancy

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