Abrahamsen Family History

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Abrahamsen Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Abraham.

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

Similar surnames: Abrahamson, Abrahams, Abrahamian, Abramson, Abrams, Hermsen, Abramov

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Abrahamsen Family Origin

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Abrahamsen Family Occupations

What did your Abrahamsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Abrahamsen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Abrahamsen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Abrahamsen family was Sailor. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Abrahamsen.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farm Laborer

  • Sailor


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Abrahamsen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Abrahamsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Abrahamsen 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Abrahamsen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Abrahamsen. For the veterans among your Abrahamsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Abrahamsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Abrahamsen lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Abrahamsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Abrahamsen in 1952 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Abrahamsen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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