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Axness Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of eight farmstead named Aksnes, usually from ask ‘ash tree’ + nes ‘promontary’, ‘headland’.

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


Similar surnames: Urness, Fadness, Osness, Ness, Otness, Garness, Rogness, Barsness

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Axness Family Origin

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Axness Family Occupations

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Axness Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Axness Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Axness life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Axness in 1963 was 86, and 75 in 2003.

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