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 1880, Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carsten. A less common occupation for the Carsten family was Clerk In Store. The most common Carsten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Carsten's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Carpenter

  • Clerk In Store


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Carsten Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Carsten ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Carsten Life Expectancy

What is the average Carsten lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, 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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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carsten ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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