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Aslaksen Family History

Aslaksen Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Aslakson, Isaksen, Slatten, Aasen, Stassen, Lassen, Asleson, Clausen

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Where is the Aslaksen family from?

You can see how Aslaksen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Aslaksen family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Aslaksen families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 2 Aslaksen families living in Glamorgan. This was about 50% of all the recorded Aslaksen's in United Kingdom. Glamorgan had the highest population of Aslaksen families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Aslaksen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Aslaksen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk was the top reported job for people in the USA named Aslaksen. 100% of Aslaksen men worked as a Clerk. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Clerk
    100%
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Census Records

There are 532 census records available for the last name Aslaksen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aslaksen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Aslaksen. 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 Cards

There are 77 military records available for the last name Aslaksen. For the veterans among your Aslaksen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Aslaksen lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Aslaksen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Aslaksen in 1958 was 53, and 88 in 2003.

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