Bjorkman Family History

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Bjorkman Name Meaning

Swedish (Björkman): ornamental name from björk ‘birch’ + man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Barkman, Berkman, Beckman, Backman, Borgman, Brickman, Bergman

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Bjorkman Family Origin

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Bjorkman Family Occupations

What did your Bjorkman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bjorkman family was Works In Wool Factory. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and House Keeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bjorkman. The most common Bjorkman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Bjorkman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • House Keeping

  • Works In Wool Factory


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Bjorkman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Bjorkman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bjorkman 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Bjorkman. 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 Bjorkman. For the veterans among your Bjorkman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bjorkman Life Expectancy

What is the average Bjorkman lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Bjorkman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bjorkman in 1951 was 42, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bjorkman

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