Aspen Family History

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Aspen Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a place named Aspen, from an inflected form of asp ‘aspen tree’. English: topographic name for someone living by an aspen tree.

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

Similar surnames: Asper, Aspden, Osen, Campen, Amsden, Arden, Aspell, Apel, Askew

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Aspen Family Origin

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Aspen Family Occupations

What did your Aspen ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Butcher was the top reported job for people in the CA named Aspen. 17% of Aspen men worked as a Butcher

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Butcher
  • Charpentier
  • Dyer
  • Engineer

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

Aspen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Aspen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aspen 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 983 immigration records available for the last name Aspen. 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 901 military records available for the last name Aspen. For the veterans among your Aspen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aspen Life Expectancy

What is the average Aspen lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Aspen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Aspen in 1961 was 30, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aspen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aspen 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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