Rustad Family History

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Rustad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of over thirty farmsteads in eastern Norway named Rustad, from Old Norse Ruðstaðr, a compound of ruð ‘clearing’ + staðr ‘place’, ‘dwelling place’. OV

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


Similar surnames: Brustad, Austad, Rostad, Hustad, Olstad, Rusten, Frostad, Elstad

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Rustad Family Origin

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Rustad Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Owner Of A Farm

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Rustad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Rustad's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rustad. A less common occupation for the Rustad family was Owner Of A Farm.

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Rustad Historical Records

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Rustad Life Expectancy

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