Ekberg Family History

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Ekberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements ek ‘oak’ + berg ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Enberg, Edberg, Engberg, Boberg, Moberg, Hedberg, Osberg, Seaberg

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Ekberg Family Origin

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Ekberg Family Occupations

What did your Ekberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ekberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Ekberg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ekberg family was Rigger. Farmer, Custom Tailor and Pattern Maker Wood were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ekberg.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Custom Tailor

    10%
  • Pattern Maker Wood

    10%
  • Rigger

    10%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ekberg ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ekberg Historical Records

What Ekberg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ekberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ekberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Ekberg

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ekberg. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ekberg. For the veterans among your Ekberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ekberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Ekberg lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Ekberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ekberg in 1956 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ekberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ekberg 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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