Olund Family History

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Olund Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Ålund or Ölund, composed of å ‘creek’, ‘river’ or ö ‘island’ + lund ‘grove’.

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

Similar surnames: Ohlund, Oslund, Oland, Lund, Eklund, Edlund, Hoglund, Ostlund, Ohland

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Olund Family Origin

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Olund Family Occupations

What did your Olund ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bakergrocer and Domestic Dutiesshop were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Olund. 50% of Olund men worked as a Bakergrocer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bakergrocer
  • Meter Inspector (electro

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Dutiesshop

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

Olund Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Olund. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olund 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Olund. 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 394 military records available for the last name Olund. For the veterans among your Olund ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olund Life Expectancy

What is the average Olund lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Olund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Olund in 1961 was 56, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Olund

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Olund 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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