Samuelsen Family History

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Samuelsen Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Samuel.

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

Similar surnames: Samuelson, Samelson, Samuelian, Danielsen, Amundsen, Salvesen

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Samuelsen Family Origin

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Samuelsen Family Occupations

What did your Samuelsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Shore Gang Rigger Docks and Shirt Machninist were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Samuelsen.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Shore Gang Rigger Docks

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Shirt Machninist

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Samuelsen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Samuelsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samuelsen 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Samuelsen. 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 586 military records available for the last name Samuelsen. For the veterans among your Samuelsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Samuelsen Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Samuelsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Samuelsen in 1945 was 20, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Samuelsen

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