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Asmussen Name Meaning

Danish (also found in northern Germany): shortened form of Rasmussen.

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


Similar surnames: Rasmussen, Mussen, Asmus, Rasmusson, Janssen, Massey, Rasmusen

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Where is the Asmussen family from?

You can see how Asmussen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Asmussen family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Asmussen families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 10 Asmussen families living in Alberta. This was about 83% of all the recorded Asmussen's in Canada. Alberta had the highest population of Asmussen families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Asmussen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Asmussen ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Garage Man was the top reported job for people in the CA named Asmussen. .

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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.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Garage Man
    100%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Asmussen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Asmussen 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Asmussen. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Asmussen. For the veterans among your Asmussen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Asmussen lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Asmussen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Asmussen in 1958 was 56, and 64 in 2004.

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