Carsten Family History

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Carsten Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, and Scandinavian (chiefly Denmark): from the personal name Carsten, a variant of Christian.

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

Similar surnames: Carstens, Karsten, Kasten, Parten, Kirsten, Carlsen, Harten, Austen

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Carsten Family Origin

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Carsten Family Occupations

What did your Carsten ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Carsten.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Carsten Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Carsten. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carsten 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 Carsten. 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 843 military records available for the last name Carsten. For the veterans among your Carsten ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carsten Life Expectancy

What is the average Carsten lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Carsten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Carsten in 1949 was 41, and 74 in 2004.

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