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Christen Name Meaning

German and Scandinavian: from the personal name Christen, one of numerous vernacular forms of Latin Christianus (see Christian).

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


Similar surnames: Christel, Christian, Carsten, Christ, Christon, Christie, Christoff

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Christen Family Origin

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Christen Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Christen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Butcher

    14%
  • Carman

    14%
  • Carriage Examiner S E Ry

    14%
  • Coach Maker

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Christen family was Coach Maker. Butcher, Carman and Carriage Examiner S E Ry were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Christen. The most common Christen occupation in the UK was Butcher. 14% of Christen's were Butchers.

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Christen Historical Records

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Christen Life Expectancy

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