Ellenson Family History

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Ellenson Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Ellensson, probably a patronymic from the personal name Erland (from Old Norse erlendr ‘foreign’), or alternatively, though less likely, a metronymic from the female personal name Ellen.

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


Similar surnames: Elletson, Ellefsen, Estenson, Sorenson, Alverson, Elofson, Tellefsen

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Ellenson Family Origin

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Ellenson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Dry Goods Store

    8%
  • Farm Hand

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ellenson family was Farming. Farmer, Dry Goods Store and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellenson. The most common Ellenson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Ellenson's were Farmers.

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Ellenson Life Expectancy

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