Okerlund Family History

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Okerlund Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Åkerlund, an ornamental name composed of the elements åker ‘field’ + lund ‘grove’.

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


Similar surnames: Osterlund, Soderlund, Skoglund, Rosenlund, Ostlund, Berglund, Hedlund

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Okerlund Family Origin

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Okerlund Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Cabinet Maker

    17%
  • Iron Moulder

    17%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Okerlund. The most common Okerlund occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Okerlund's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Okerlund family was Iron Moulder.

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Okerlund Historical Records

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Okerlund Life Expectancy

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Famous Okerlund Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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