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Hovland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, named in Old Norse as Hofland, from hof ‘pagan temple’, ‘place of worship’ + land ‘(piece of) land’.

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


Similar surnames: Hoyland, Holland, Hofland, Hetland, Osland, Morland, Odland, Voland

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Hovland Family Origin

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Hovland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Hovland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Hovland's were Farmers.

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Hovland Historical Records

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Hovland Life Expectancy

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