Becklund Family History

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Becklund Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Swedish Bäcklund (see Backlund).

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


Similar surnames: Berkland, Ecklund, Wicklund, Backlund, Beckley, Ekelund, Heglund

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Becklund Family Origin

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Becklund Family Occupations

What did your Becklund ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Becklund occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Becklund's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Becklund family was Farming. Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Becklund.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Farming

    25%

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

Becklund Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Becklund Life Expectancy

What is the average Becklund lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Becklund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Becklund in 1960 was 34, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Becklund

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Becklund 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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