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Christen Name Meaning

German and Scandinavian: from the personal name Christen, one of numerous vernacular forms of Latin Christianus (see Christian).

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


Similar surnames: Christel, Christian, Carsten, Christ, Christon, Christie, Christoff

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Christen Family Origin

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Christen Family Occupations

What did your Christen ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Labaorer

    25%
  • Servant

    25%

In 1881, Farmer and Labaorer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Christen. A less common occupation for the Christen family was Servant. The most common Christen occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Christen's were Farmers.

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Christen Historical Records

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Christen Life Expectancy

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Famous Christen Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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