Gregersen Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Gregersen Name Meaning

North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Greger (see Gregory).

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


Similar surnames: Brodersen, Freerksen, Dreesen, Gundersen, Reierson, Petersen, Greisen

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Gregersen Family Origin

Where is the Gregersen family from?

Gregersen Family Occupations

What did your Gregersen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gregersen. 40% of Gregersen men worked as a Farmer and 42% of Gregersen women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gregersen were Proprietor and Housewife

View Census data for Gregersen | Data not to scale

United States shown, England data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    40%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Farm Hand
    10%
  • Proprietor
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    42%
  • Housekeeper
    25%
  • Waitress
    17%
  • Housewife
    17%

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

Gregersen Historical Records

What Gregersen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gregersen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gregersen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search UK census records for Gregersen

Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Gregersen. 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.

View all Gregersen immigration records

Draft Card

There are 697 military records available for the last name Gregersen. For the veterans among your Gregersen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Gregersen military records

You've only scratched the surface of Gregersen family history.

Gregersen Life Expectancy

What is the average Gregersen lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Gregersen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Gregersen in 1953 was 61, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gregersen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gregersen 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 Gregersen Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED