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Origins of the Erickson surname

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About the Ericksons

We have a total number of 12982 records for people with the last name Erickson.

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Where do most Ericksons live?

In 1921, most Ericksons lived in North East.


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Interesting facts about Ericksons

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 960 records for the Erickson surname. The oldest one dates back to 1890.

Who were Ericksons most likely to marry?

Johnsons

&

Andersons

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Ericksons.

What are the most common Erickson first names?

  • John
  • Carl
  • Anna
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Ericksons

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Ericksons in 1921
Dressmaker

8

Telephone Operators

6

Clerks

5

Stenographers And Typists

4

Tailoress

4

Common Male occupations for Ericksons in 1921
Farm Hands

147

General Farmers

109

Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

104

Tinsmiths

86

Skilled Occupations In Manufacture Of Electrical Machinery And Accessories

77

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