Paulsen Family History

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Paulsen Name Meaning

North German, Frisian, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from Paul.

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


Similar surnames: Poulsen, Karlsen, Carlsen, Laursen, Pauls, Paulson, Clausen, Paulman

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Paulsen Family Origin

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Paulsen Family Occupations

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  • Letting Apartments

    25%
  • Mariners Wife

    25%
  • Merchant Ship Broker

    25%
  • Ship Master Now Broker Clerk

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Paulsen family was Ship Master Now Broker Clerk. Letting Apartments, Mariners Wife and Merchant Ship Broker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paulsen. The most common Paulsen occupation in the UK was Letting Apartments. 25% of Paulsen's were Letting Apartmentss.

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Paulsen Historical Records

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Paulsen Life Expectancy

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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