Erlandson Family History

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Erlandson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Erlandsson or Norwegian and Danish Erlandsen, patronymics from Erland, from the Old Norse byname Erlandr, Erlendr, meaning ‘foreign’, ‘from a foreign country’.

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


Similar surnames: Ellenson, Erland, Edwardson, Madson, Lageson, Erekson, Frandsen

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Erlandson Family Origin

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Erlandson Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Erlandson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Erlandson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Erlandson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Erlandson Life Expectancy

What is the average Erlandson lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Erlandson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Erlandson in 1954 was 58, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Erlandson 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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