Remsen Family History

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Remsen Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of Ramsen, a habitational name from any of two places so named in the Palatinate and Switzerland.

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


Similar surnames: Rossen, Ramsden, Ramsey, Rosen, Jessen, Rumsey, Reisen, Reiser, Essen

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Remsen Family Origin

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Remsen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Builder

    4%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Remsen. The most common Remsen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Remsen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Remsen family was Carpenter.

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Remsen Historical Records

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Remsen Life Expectancy

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