Erlandson Family History

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Erlandson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Erlandsson or Norwegian and Danish Erlandsen, patronymics from Erland, from the Old Norse byname Erlandr, Erlendr, meaning ‘foreign’, ‘from a foreign country’.

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


Similar surnames: Ellenson, Erland, Edwardson, Madson, Lageson, Erekson, Frandsen

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Erlandson Family Origin

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Erlandson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Farmey

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farmey were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erlandson. A less common occupation for the Erlandson family was Farming. The most common Erlandson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Erlandson's were Farmers.

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Erlandson Historical Records

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Erlandson Life Expectancy

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