Okerson Family History

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Okerson Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Åkerson (see Akerson).

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


Similar surnames: Okeson, Akerson, Iverson, Alverson, Hokenson, Person, Rierson

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Okerson Family Origin

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Okerson Family Occupations

What did your Okerson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Okerson. The most common Okerson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Okerson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Okerson family was Minister.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Minister

    9%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Okerson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Okerson Life Expectancy

What is the average Okerson lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Okerson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Okerson in 1962 was 82, and 69 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Okerson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Okerson 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.

Famous Okerson Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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