Ekstrom Family History

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Ekstrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Ekström): ornamental name composed of the elements ek ‘oak’ + ström ‘river’, ‘current’.

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


Similar surnames: Edstrom, Enstrom, Elfstrom, Ostrom, Nystrom, Renstrom, Hedstrom

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Ekstrom Family Origin

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Ekstrom Family Occupations

What did your Ekstrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ekstrom. The most common Ekstrom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Ekstrom's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ekstrom family was Stone Mason.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Painter

    8%
  • Stone Mason

    8%

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

Ekstrom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ekstrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ekstrom 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 Ekstrom. 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 Ekstrom. For the veterans among your Ekstrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ekstrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Ekstrom lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Ekstrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Ekstrom in 1944 was 32, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ekstrom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ekstrom 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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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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