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Ericksen Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from Erick, from the Old Norse personal name Eiríkr (see Erickson).

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


Similar surnames: Eriksen, Erickson, Erichsen, Eriksson, Erekson, Derksen, Ricken

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Ericksen Family Origin

Where is the Ericksen family from?

Ericksen Family Occupations

What did your Ericksen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Seaman and Timber Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ericksen. The most common Ericksen occupation in the UK was Seaman. 50% of Ericksen's were Seamans.

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  • Seaman

    50%
  • Timber Merchant

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ericksen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ericksen Historical Records

What Ericksen family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Ericksen Life Expectancy

What is the average Ericksen lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Ericksen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ericksen in 1943 was 29, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ericksen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ericksen 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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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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