Gudmundson Family History

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Gudmundson Name Meaning

Swedish (Gudmundsson), Danish and Norwegian (Gudmundsen): patronymic from the Scandinavian personal name Gudmund, from Old Norse Guðmundr, composed of the elements guð ‘god’ + mundr ‘protection’.

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


Similar surnames: Omundson, Germundson, Amundsen, Gullickson, Osmundsen, Goodmanson

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Gudmundson Family Origin

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Gudmundson Family Occupations

What did your Gudmundson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gudmundson family was Keeping House. The most common Gudmundson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Gudmundson's were Farmers. Farmer and Jeweler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gudmundson.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Jeweler

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

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Gudmundson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gudmundson Life Expectancy

What is the average Gudmundson lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Gudmundson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gudmundson in 1960 was 49, and 84 in 2004.

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