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Akerson Name Meaning

Swedish (Åkerson): this is one of a small group of Swedish names ending in -son that are not patronymics. It is an ornamental name composed of the elements åker ‘field’ + son ‘son’.

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

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Akerson Family Origin

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Akerson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Attends Bar

    6%
  • Domestic

    6%
  • Farm Hand

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Akerson family was Farm Hand. The most common Akerson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Akerson's were Farmers. Farmer, Attends Bar and Domestic were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Akerson.

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Akerson Historical Records

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Akerson Life Expectancy

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