Ericsson Family History

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Ericsson Name Meaning

Swedish: variant spelling of Eriksson.

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


Similar surnames: Erickson, Eriksson, Rierson, Brison, Emison, Cisson, Eliasson

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Ericsson Family Origin

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Ericsson Family Occupations

What did your Ericsson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ericsson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Ericsson's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ericsson. A less common occupation for the Ericsson family was Engineer.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Engineer

    7%

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

Ericsson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ericsson Life Expectancy

What is the average Ericsson lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Ericsson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ericsson in 1946 was 79, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ericsson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ericsson 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.

Famous Ericsson Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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