Eklund Family History

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Eklund Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements ek ‘oak’ + lund ‘grove’.

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


Similar surnames: Edlund, Wiklund, Bylund, Englund, Hedlund, Ohlund, Nylund, Oslund

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Eklund Family Origin

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Eklund Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Eklund occupation in the UK was Lodging House Keeper. 100% of Eklund's were Lodging House Keepers.

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  • Lodging House Keeper

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Eklund Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Eklund. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eklund 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Eklund. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Eklund. For the veterans among your Eklund ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eklund Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Eklund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Eklund in 1946 was 32, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eklund 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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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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