Elmquist Family History

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Elmquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements älm(e) ‘elm grove’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

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


Similar surnames: Almquist, Holmquist, Palmquist, Blomquist, Enquist, Malmquist

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Elmquist Family Origin

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Elmquist Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Jeweler

    12%
  • Butcher

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Jeweler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elmquist. A less common occupation for the Elmquist family was Butcher. The most common Elmquist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Elmquist's were Farmers.

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Elmquist Historical Records

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Elmquist Life Expectancy

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