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Madsen Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from a pet form of Mathias (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Matsen, Lassen, Madson, Matson, Jansen, Matzen, Monsen, Massey

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Madsen Family Origin

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Madsen Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    33%
  • Ship Chandler & Provision Dealer

    33%
  • Timber Merchant

    33%

In 1881, Fisherman and Ship Chandler & Provision Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Madsen. A less common occupation for the Madsen family was Timber Merchant. The most common Madsen occupation in the UK was Fisherman. 33% of Madsen's were Fishermans.

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Madsen Historical Records

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Madsen Life Expectancy

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