Okeson Family History

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Okeson Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Åkesson, a patronymic from the personal name Åke, from Old Norse Áki, probably from Early Scandinavian anu- ‘ancestor’ + the diminutive suffix -k.

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


Similar surnames: Oveson, Kelson, Borgeson, Askelson, Okerson, Iveson, Olsson, Ohlson

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Okeson Family Origin

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Okeson Family Occupations

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In 1939, Childrens Nurse was the top reported job for people in the UK named Okeson.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Childrens Nurse
    100%

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Okeson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Okeson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Okeson 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 365 immigration records available for the last name Okeson. 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 461 military records available for the last name Okeson. For the veterans among your Okeson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Okeson Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Okeson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Okeson in 1954 was 55, and 73 in 2004.

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