Eklund Family History

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Eklund Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements ek ‘oak’ + lund ‘grove’.

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


Similar surnames: Edlund, Wiklund, Bylund, Englund, Hedlund, Ohlund, Nylund, Oslund

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Eklund Family Origin

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Eklund Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Tailor

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eklund. A less common occupation for the Eklund family was Blacksmith. The most common Eklund occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Eklund's were Farmers.

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Eklund Historical Records

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Eklund Life Expectancy

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