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Idland Family History

Idland Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Odland, Island, Irland, Boland, Land, Bland, Ryland, Osland, Ireland

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Where is the Idland family from?

You can see how Idland families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Idland family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Idland families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there was 1 Idland family living in Kent. This was 100% of all the recorded Idland's in United Kingdom. Kent had the highest population of Idland families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Idland surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Idland ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Idland. 58% of Idland men worked as a Laborer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    58%
  • Farmer
    43%
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Census Records

There are 220 census records available for the last name Idland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Idland census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 180 immigration records available for the last name Idland. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 22 military records available for the last name Idland. For the veterans among your Idland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Idland lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Idland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Idland in 1962 was 48, and 81 in 2003.

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