Carstensen Family History

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Carstensen Name Meaning

North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from Carsten.

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


Similar surnames: Christensen, Martensen, Carstens, Caspersen, Mortensen, Martinsen

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Carstensen Family Origin

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Carstensen Family Occupations

What did your Carstensen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carstensen. The most common Carstensen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Carstensen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Carstensen family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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

Carstensen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Carstensen Life Expectancy

What is the average Carstensen lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Carstensen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Carstensen in 1948 was 34, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carstensen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carstensen 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.

Famous Carstensen Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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