Jendsen Family History

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Jendsen Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Jensen, Jenssen, Jessen, Bensen, Svendsen, Jansen, Bentsen, Janssen

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Jendsen Family Origin

Where is the Jendsen family from?

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Jendsen Family Occupations

What did your Jendsen ancestors do for a living?

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

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Jendsen Historical Records

What Jendsen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18 census records available for the last name Jendsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jendsen 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Jendsen. 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 military records available for the last name Jendsen. For the veterans among your Jendsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jendsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Jendsen lifespan?

Average Jendsen life expectancy in 2001 was 88 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jendsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jendsen 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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