Molstad Family History

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Molstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads in southeastern Norway named either Moldstad (in Old Norse Moldastaðir, from the personal name Moldi + staðr ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’) or Molstad, from an unexplained element, Mol- + staðr.

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


Similar surnames: Morstad, Olstad, Holstad, Mostad, Kolstad, Bolstad, Rolstad, Folstad

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Molstad Family Origin

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Molstad Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    83%
  • Common Labor

    17%

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In 1880, Farmer and Common Labor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Molstad. The most common Molstad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Molstad's were Farmers.

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Molstad Life Expectancy

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