Erickson Name Meaning

Respelling of a Scandinavian and North German patronymic derived from the Old Norse personal name Eiríkr, which is composed of ei ‘ever’, ‘always’ (or a reduced form of ein ‘one’, ‘only’) + rík ‘power’. The main forms are Erichsen, Eriksen, Ericsson, and Eriksson.

List of People with Surname Erickson

According to our database, there are a total of 27,462 people with the surname Erickson. Among these people surnamed Erickson, there are about 1,821 distinct names, with an average of 15 people who have the same name. Jay Erickson, Jacob Erickson and Travis Erickson are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Erickson, with 90, 90 and 90 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that Minnesota has the largest number of people surnamed Erickson, with a total of 4,702 people, and there are a total of 1,228 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Erickson, with a total of 2,592 people and an average of 1,035 distinct names.