Gulbrandsen Family History

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Gulbrandsen Name Meaning

Scandinavian: patronymic from the Old Norse personal name Guðbrandr, a compound of guð ‘god’ + brandr ‘sword’.

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


Similar surnames: Gudmundson, Gulbrandson, Branson, Gabrielsen, Frandsen, Grande

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Gulbrandsen Family Origin

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Gulbrandsen Family Occupations

What did your Gulbrandsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gulbrandsen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Gulbrandsen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gulbrandsen family was Tailor. Farmer and Boot & Shoe Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gulbrandsen.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%

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Gulbrandsen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gulbrandsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Gulbrandsen lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gulbrandsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Gulbrandsen in 1962 was 70, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gulbrandsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gulbrandsen 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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