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 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ekholm. 6% of Ekholm men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Ekholm women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ekholm were Clerk and Hairdresser

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    6%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Clerk
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    11%
  • Teacher
    9%
  • Clerk
    5%
  • Hairdresser
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ekholm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 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 3,000 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 463 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.

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