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Edwardsen Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Danish and Norwegian Edvardsen, a patronymic from the personal name Edvard, Scandinavian form of Edward.

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


Similar surnames: Edwardson, Leonardson, Carlsen, Eilertsen, Davidsen, Edward, Espersen

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Where is the Edwardsen family from?

You can see how Edwardsen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Edwardsen family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Edwardsen families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 4 Edwardsen families living in London. This was about 44% of all the recorded Edwardsen's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Edwardsen families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Edwardsen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Edwardsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Edwardsen. 100% of Edwardsen women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 718 census records available for the last name Edwardsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Edwardsen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Edwardsen. 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 Cards

There are 362 military records available for the last name Edwardsen. For the veterans among your Edwardsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Edwardsen lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Edwardsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Edwardsen in 1961 was 64, and 88 in 2004.

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