Bjorklund Family History

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Bjorklund Name Meaning

Swedish (Björklund) and Norwegian (Bjørklund): habitational name from any of the many farms named with the words björk ‘birch’ + lund ‘grove’. The Swedish name can also be of ornamental origin.

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

Similar surnames: Burklund, Bjork, Gronlund, Bjorn, Berglund, Nordlund, Bjorkman

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Bjorklund Family Origin

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Bjorklund Family Occupations

What did your Bjorklund ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Bjorklund. 67% of Bjorklund men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Farmers Son
  • Housekeeper

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bjorklund Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Bjorklund. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bjorklund 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Bjorklund. 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 Bjorklund. For the veterans among your Bjorklund ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bjorklund Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bjorklund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Bjorklund in 1954 was 60, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bjorklund

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