Franssen Family History

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Franssen Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from Frans, Dutch form of Francis.

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


Similar surnames: Fransen, Frandsen, Janssen, Franken, Stassen, Franzen, Jansen

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Franssen Family Origin

Where is the Franssen family from?

Franssen Family Occupations

What did your Franssen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Franssen. The most common Franssen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Franssen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Painter

    33%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Franssen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Franssen Life Expectancy

What is the average Franssen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Franssen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Franssen in 1963 was 67, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Franssen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Franssen 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 Franssen Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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