Norstrom Family History

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Norstrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Norström): ornamental name composed of the elements norr, nord ‘north’ + ström ‘river’.

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

Similar surnames: Nordstrom, Forstrom, Ostrom, Bostrom, Lofstrom, Nystrom, Borgstrom

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Norstrom Family Origin

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Norstrom Family Occupations

What did your Norstrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Wood Machinist and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Norstrom.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Wood Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Norstrom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Norstrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Norstrom 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Norstrom. 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 229 military records available for the last name Norstrom. For the veterans among your Norstrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Norstrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Norstrom lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Norstrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Norstrom in 1956 was 56, and 90 in 2004.

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