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Rendahl Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name, the second element of which is dahl (ornamental spelling of dal ‘valley’); the first element is unidentified, probably from a place name. Norwegian: habitational name from a farm name; the first element is either a river name or rein ‘strip of grass at the margins of a field’, ‘headland’; the second element is dal ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Grendahl, Rosdahl, Grondahl, Rindahl, Sundahl, Rosendahl, Sandahl

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Rendahl Family Origin

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Rendahl Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Rendahl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Rendahl's were Farmers.

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Rendahl Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Rendahl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Rendahl in 1963 was 78, and 83 in 2004.

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