Eriksson Family History

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Eriksson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Erik, Old Norse Eiríkr (see Erickson).

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


Similar surnames: Eriksen, Erekson, Erickson, Nerison, Eliasson, Eliason, Persson

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Eriksson Family Origin

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Eriksson Family Occupations

What did your Eriksson ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Eriksson. 20% of Eriksson men worked as a Carpenter and 24% of Eriksson women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Eriksson were Painter and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
    20%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Draftsman
    15%
  • Painter
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    24%
  • Cook
    16%
  • Maid
    16%
  • Clerk
    16%

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

Eriksson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Eriksson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eriksson 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 56,000 immigration records available for the last name Eriksson. 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 566 military records available for the last name Eriksson. For the veterans among your Eriksson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eriksson Life Expectancy

What is the average Eriksson lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Eriksson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Eriksson in 1956 was 78, and 83 in 2004.

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