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Headland Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a headland, Middle English hevedland.

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


Similar surnames: Beanland, Medland, Headman, Harland, Heiland, Heitland, Eland

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Headland Family Origin

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Headland Family Occupations

What did your Headland ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Headland. A less common occupation for the Headland family was Farmer. The most common Headland occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Headland's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Headland Historical Records

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Headland Life Expectancy

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