Eiken Family History

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Eiken Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of various farms so named from the definite singular form of eik ‘oak’.

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

Similar surnames: Eike, Viken, Lien, Elden, Eiker, Eitzen, Becken, Heiken, Leisen

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Eiken Family Origin

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Eiken Family Occupations

What did your Eiken ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and House Work were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Eiken. 23% of Eiken men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Eiken women worked as a House Work. Some less common occupations for Americans named Eiken were Truck Driver and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farming
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • House Work
  • Houser
  • Housewife
  • Teacher

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

Eiken Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Eiken. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eiken 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 320 immigration records available for the last name Eiken. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 164 military records available for the last name Eiken. For the veterans among your Eiken ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eiken Life Expectancy

What is the average Eiken lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Eiken life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Eiken in 1963 was 67, and 89 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eiken 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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