Nanstad Family History

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Nanstad Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Hanstad, Anstead, Onstad, Hunstad, Balstad, Gaustad, Harstad, Austad

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Nanstad Family Origin

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Nanstad Family Occupations

What did your Nanstad ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Nanstad.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    100%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Nanstad Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 92 census records available for the last name Nanstad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nanstad 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Nanstad. 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 11 military records available for the last name Nanstad. For the veterans among your Nanstad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nanstad Life Expectancy

What is the average Nanstad lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2001, in the United States, Nanstad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Nanstad in 1965 was 87, and 56 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nanstad

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nanstad 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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