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Mensen Name Meaning

Norwegian: patronymic from Mens, a pet form of the German personal names Meinhard or Meinrich.

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


Similar surnames: Mense, Jensen, Hensen, Menken, Benson, Monsen, Jansen, Bernsen

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Mensen Family Origin

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Mensen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Keep House

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mensen. A less common occupation for the Mensen family was Keep House. The most common Mensen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Mensen's were Farmers.

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Mensen Historical Records

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Mensen Life Expectancy

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Famous Mensen Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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