Lofland Family History

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Lofland Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Norwegian Løvland or Lauvland, habitational names from any of several farmsteads so named from lauv ‘leaf’ + land ‘land’ (probably referring to a place where deciduous trees grew).

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


Similar surnames: Voland, Loveland, Hofland, Dowland, Osland, Hovland, Boland, Odland

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Lofland Family Origin

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Lofland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lofland. A less common occupation for the Lofland family was Keeping House. The most common Lofland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Lofland's were Farmers.

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Lofland Historical Records

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Lofland Life Expectancy

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