Bahnsen Family History

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Bahnsen Name Meaning

patronymic from Bahn. habitational name from a place named Bahnsen, near Ülzen, Lower Saxony.

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

Similar surnames: Bohnen, Kallsen, Bensen, Baune, Banton, Gansen, Bernsen, Hansen

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Bahnsen Family Origin

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Bahnsen Family Occupations

What did your Bahnsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bahnsen. 25% of Bahnsen men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Bahnsen women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bahnsen were Proprietor and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Seamstress
  • Maid
  • Bookkeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bahnsen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bahnsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bahnsen 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bahnsen. 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 676 military records available for the last name Bahnsen. For the veterans among your Bahnsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bahnsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Bahnsen lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Bahnsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bahnsen in 1945 was 29, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bahnsen

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