Christenson Family History

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Christenson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of various Scandinavian patronymics from the personal name Christen. Compare Christianson.

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


Similar surnames: Christeson, Christerson, Christensen, Christianson, Christofferson

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Christenson Family Origin

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Christenson Family Occupations

What did your Christenson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Christenson occupation in the UK was Cheesemonger. 20% of Christenson's were Cheesemongers. A less common occupation for the Christenson family was Master Mariner. Cheesemonger, Club Manager and Mariner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Christenson.

View Census data for Christenson | Data not to scale

  • Cheesemonger

    20%
  • Club Manager

    20%
  • Mariner

    20%
  • Master Mariner

    20%

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

Christenson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Christenson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Christenson 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Christenson. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Christenson. For the veterans among your Christenson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Christenson Life Expectancy

What is the average Christenson lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Christenson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Christenson in 1948 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Christenson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Christenson 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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