Erichsen Family History

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Erichsen Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Eirik or Erich (see Erickson).

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


Similar surnames: Ericksen, Eriksen, Henrichsen, Erickson, Eliassen, Erich, Driessen

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Erichsen Family Origin

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Erichsen Family Occupations

What did your Erichsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Erichsen occupation in the USA was In Meat Market. 33% of Erichsen's were In Meat Markets. In Meat Market and Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Erichsen. A less common occupation for the Erichsen family was Unemployed.

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  • In Meat Market

    33%
  • Miner

    33%
  • Unemployed

    33%

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Erichsen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Erichsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Erichsen lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Erichsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Erichsen in 1949 was 62, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Erichsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Erichsen 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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