Feland Family History

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Feland Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Fehlandt, Fa(h)land, a nickname for a wild or devilish person, from Middle High German valant ‘devil’.

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


Similar surnames: Ferland, Feind, Poland, Land, Reuland, Weyand, Flad, Umland, Demand

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Feland Family Origin

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Feland Family Occupations

What did your Feland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Feland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Feland's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeps House and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feland. A less common occupation for the Feland family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Keeps House

    8%
  • Brick Mason

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Feland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Feland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Feland 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Feland. 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 Feland. For the veterans among your Feland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Feland Life Expectancy

What is the average Feland lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Feland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Feland in 1952 was 52, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feland 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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