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Ekelund Family History

Ekelund Name Meaning
Variant spelling of Swedish Eklund.

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

37,081 Historical Documents with Ekelund on Ancestry.ca
18,175 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
333 Military Records
2,010 Immigration Records
1,245 Census and Voter Lists
15,318 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Ekelund Families

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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1851 Canada Census Data

Ekelund census records

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Ekelund Family Origin

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Ekelund Immigration Information (CA)

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Ekelund Family Occupations

from 1881 CA Census Data

Ekelund census records

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Military Service by Ekelund

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