Eriksen Family History

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Eriksen Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Ericksen, Eriksson, Erickson, Erichsen, Erekson, Henriksen, Derksen

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Eriksen Family Origin

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Eriksen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Shoemaker

    8%
  • Farm Labor

    4%
  • Farmer & Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Eriksen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Eriksen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eriksen family was Farmer & Laborer. Farmer, Shoemaker and Farm Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eriksen.

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Eriksen Historical Records

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Eriksen Life Expectancy

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