Clausen Family History

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Clausen Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Claus, a reduced form of Nikolaus (see Nicholas).

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


Similar surnames: Klausen, Claussen, Clasen, Classen, Claassen, Claus, Clawson, Klauser

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Clausen Family Origin

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Clausen Family Occupations

What did your Clausen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Outfitter and Shipwright & General Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clausen. The most common Clausen occupation in the UK was Labourer. 25% of Clausen's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Clausen family was Teacher Of Languages.

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  • Labourer

    25%
  • Outfitter

    25%
  • Shipwright & General Dealer

    25%
  • Teacher Of Languages

    25%

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

Clausen Historical Records

What Clausen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Clausen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clausen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Clausen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Clausen. 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 Clausen. For the veterans among your Clausen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clausen Life Expectancy

What is the average Clausen lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Clausen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Clausen in 1942 was 27, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clausen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clausen 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.

Famous Clausen Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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