Felsen Family History

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Felsen Name Meaning

variant of Fels. habitational name for someone from any of several places named Felsen, Velsen, or Velzen in northwestern Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Elsen, Olsen, Felser, Jessen, Filzen, Welden, Nessen, Feller, Velten

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Felsen Family Origin

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Felsen Family Occupations

What did your Felsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Marten Of The Hostel and Refugee Unpaid Domestic Dut were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Felsen. 50% of Felsen men worked as a Marten Of The Hostel and 50% of Felsen women worked as a Refugee Unpaid Domestic Dut. Some less common occupations for Americans named Felsen were Refugee Previously Textile Merch and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Marten Of The Hostel
    50%
  • Refugee Previously Textile Merch
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Refugee Unpaid Domestic Dut
    50%
  • Secretary
    50%

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

Felsen Historical Records

What Felsen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 838 census records available for the last name Felsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Felsen 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 863 immigration records available for the last name Felsen. 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 Felsen. For the veterans among your Felsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Felsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Felsen lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2003, in the United States, Felsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Felsen in 1954 was 42, and 78 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Felsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Felsen 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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