Ericson Family History

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Ericson Name Meaning

Scandinavian and North German: see Erickson.

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


Similar surnames: Erickson, Erichsen, Ericksen, Erekson, Erikson, Erion, Eison, Elison

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Ericson Family Origin

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Ericson Family Occupations

What did your Ericson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Gardener, Salor and Schoolmistress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ericson. The most common Ericson occupation in the UK was Gardener. 25% of Ericson's were Gardeners. A less common occupation for the Ericson family was Watch Maker Examiner.

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  • Gardener

    25%
  • Salor

    25%
  • Schoolmistress

    25%
  • Watch Maker Examiner

    25%

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

Ericson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ericson Life Expectancy

What is the average Ericson lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Ericson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Ericson in 1945 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ericson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ericson 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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