Faland Family History

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Faland Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Maland, Feland, Aland, Farland, Foland, Boland, Land, Harland, Fagan

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Faland Family Origin

Where is the Faland family from?

Faland Family Occupations

What did your Faland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Faland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Faland's were Farmers. Farmer, Flagger and Ingineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Faland. A less common occupation for the Faland family was Minister Gospel.

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  • Farmer

  • Flagger

  • Ingineer

  • Minister Gospel


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

Faland Historical Records

What Faland family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 396 census records available for the last name Faland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Faland 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 113 immigration records available for the last name Faland. 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 55 military records available for the last name Faland. For the veterans among your Faland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Faland Life Expectancy

What is the average Faland lifespan?

Between 1981 and 2004, in the United States, Faland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Faland in 1981 was 59, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Faland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Faland 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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