When Floyd R Lund was born on 26 January 1912, in Minot, Ward, North Dakota, United States, his father, Albert Petersen Lund, was 39 and his mother, Ane Marie Kirstine Petersen, was 31. He lived in Lakeview Township, Burke, North Dakota, United States in 1925 and Burke, North Dakota, United States in 1925. He registered for military service in 1942. He died in January 1966, in Johnson, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 54.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Anders, Lars, Nils, Thor, Iver, Nels, Obert, Berger, Einer, Knute, Morten.
Scandinavian, German, and English: topographic name for someone who lived by a grove, Old Norse lundr; the word was adopted into northern dialects of Middle English and also into Anglo-Norman French. There are a number of places in England named with this word, as for example Lund in Lancashire, East Yorkshire, and North Yorkshire, Lunt in Merseyside, and Lound in Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, and Suffolk, and the surname may derive from any of these. As a Swedish surname it is probably most often ornamental.
German: habitational name from any of the places called Lund or Lunden in Schleswig-Holstein.
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