Niland Family History

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Niland Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Scandinavian Nyland. Irish: variant of Nealon. Probably an altered spelling of German or Dutch Nieland.

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


Similar surnames: Nieland, Hiland, Miland, Nilan, Piland, Nyland, Noland, Deland

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Niland Family Origin

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Niland Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    12%
  • Agricl Labourer

    6%
  • Brick Setters Labourer

    6%
  • Bricklay Labour

    6%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Agricl Labourer and Brick Setters Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Niland. A less common occupation for the Niland family was Bricklay Labour. The most common Niland occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 12% of Niland's were Coal Miners.

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Niland Historical Records

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Niland Life Expectancy

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