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Ekelund Family History

Ekelund Name Meaning
Variant spelling of Swedish Eklund.

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

37,496 Historical Documents with Ekelund on Ancestry.com
18,190 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
333 Military Records
2,010 Immigration Records
1,245 Census and Voter Lists
15,718 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Ekelund Families

  • Number of Ekelund families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Ekelund last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Ekelund last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Ekelund Family Origin

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Ekelund Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Ekelund

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Ekelund Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Ekelund census records

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Ekelund Civil War Service Records

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