Wiland Family History

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Wiland Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of three farmsteads named in Old Norse as Viðiland, a compound of víðir ‘willow’ + land ‘(piece of) land’.

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

Similar surnames: Watland, Ritland, Ryland, Land, Odland, Erland, Soland, Meland

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Wiland Family Origin

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Wiland Family Occupations

What did your Wiland ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, works (office Cup and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Wiland. 17% of Wiland men worked as a works (office Cup and 38% of Wiland women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wiland were Gardener and Machine Hand Bottle Wer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • works (office Cup
  • Farm Worker tractor Driver
  • Farmer nurseryman
  • Gardener

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • Kitchen Hand
  • Machine Hand Bottle Wer

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

Wiland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Wiland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wiland 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 710 immigration records available for the last name Wiland. 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 531 military records available for the last name Wiland. For the veterans among your Wiland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wiland Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiland lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Wiland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Wiland in 1945 was 20, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiland 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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