Sjostrom Family History

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Sjostrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Sjöström): ornamental name composed of the elements sjö ‘sea’ + ström ‘river’.

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


Similar surnames: Bostrom, Ostrom, Salstrom, Safstrom, Swanstrom, Lofstrom, Wikstrom

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Sjostrom Family Origin

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Sjostrom Family Occupations

What did your Sjostrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Grubber and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sjostrom. The most common Sjostrom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Sjostrom's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sjostrom family was Works In Coal Yard.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Grubber

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Works In Coal Yard

    17%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Sjostrom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sjostrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sjostrom census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Sjostrom

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Sjostrom. 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 Sjostrom. For the veterans among your Sjostrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sjostrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Sjostrom lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Sjostrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Sjostrom in 1946 was 38, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sjostrom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sjostrom 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.

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