Asmussen Family History

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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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Asmussen Family Origin

Where is the Asmussen family from?

Asmussen Family Occupations

What did your Asmussen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Asmussen family was Student. The most common Asmussen occupation in Canada was Factory Hand. 50% of Asmussen's were Factory Hands. Factory Hand, Broom Maker and Farmer & Broom Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Asmussen.

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  • Factory Hand

    50%
  • Broom Maker

    17%
  • Farmer & Broom Maker

    17%
  • Student

    17%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Asmussen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Asmussen Historical Records

What Asmussen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 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 List

There are 642 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 Card

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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Asmussen Life Expectancy

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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Asmussen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Asmussen 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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