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Christensen Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen.

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


Similar surnames: Christenson, Carstensen, Christiansen, Kristensen, Christerson

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Christensen Family Origin

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Christensen Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith At Factory

    9%
  • Draper

    9%
  • Foreman Timber Works

    9%
  • Labourer On Steam Dredger

    9%

In 1881, Blacksmith At Factory, Draper and Foreman Timber Works were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Christensen. The most common Christensen occupation in the UK was Blacksmith At Factory. 9% of Christensen's were Blacksmith At Factorys. A less common occupation for the Christensen family was Labourer On Steam Dredger.

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Christensen Historical Records

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Christensen Life Expectancy

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