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Newland Name Meaning

English: topographic name, from Middle English newe ‘new’ + land ‘land’, for someone who lived by a patch of land recently brought into cultivation or recently added to the village, or a habitational name from any of a number of settlements called Newland for this reason. Translation of Scandinavian Nyland or of German Neuland and North German Nieland, from any of several habitational names from places named Neuland or Nieland(e) in Westphalia and Schleswig-Holstein.

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


Similar surnames: Nieland, Nyland, Norland, Newlands, Rowland, Neeland, Dowland, Eland

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Newland Family Origin

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Newland Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    2%
  • Gen Lab

    2%

In 1881, Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newland. The most common Newland occupation in the UK was Labourer. 4% of Newland's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Newland family was Gen Lab.

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Newland Historical Records

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Newland Life Expectancy

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