Ekholm Family History

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Ekholm Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements ek ‘oak’ + holm ‘island’.

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


Similar surnames: Edholm, Engholm, Seaholm, Nyholm, Holm, Ekwall, Eklof, Denholm

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Ekholm Family Origin

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Ekholm Family Occupations

What did your Ekholm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ekholm. The most common Ekholm occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 44% of Ekholm's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Ekholm family was Tailor.

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  • Carpenter

    44%
  • Farmer

    44%
  • Tailor

    11%

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

Ekholm Historical Records

What Ekholm family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ekholm. 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 Ekholm. For the veterans among your Ekholm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ekholm Life Expectancy

What is the average Ekholm lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Ekholm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Ekholm in 1944 was 34, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ekholm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ekholm 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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