When Julia May Erickson was born on 13 June 1924, in Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming, United States, her father, Axel A. Erickson, was 36 and her mother, Abbie Elizabeth Williams, was 27. She lived in Election District 2, Sheridan, Wyoming, United States in 1940. She died in California, United States, and was buried in Sheridan Municipal Cemetery, Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Nels, Thor, Nils, Lars, Sven, Lief, Anders, Lennart, Iver, Elof, Erland.
Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Ericsson and Eriksson , Norwegian, Danish, and North German Eriksen and Erichsen , or of any other Scandinavian or North German patronymic from a personal name derived from Old Norse Eiríkr, which is composed of ei ‘ever, always’ (or a shortened form of ein ‘one, only’) + rík ‘power’. Compare Ericksen , Ericson , and Erikson .
English (Lancashire): patronymic from the Middle English male personal name Eric (with the same etymology as 1 above) + son.