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Christensen Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Christen.

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


Similar surnames: Christenson, Carstensen, Christiansen, Kristensen, Christerson

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Christensen Family Origin

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Christensen Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    67%
  • Farmer

    33%

In 1881, the most common Christensen occupation in Canada was Going To School. 67% of Christensen's were Going To Schools. Going To School and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Christensen.

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Christensen Historical Records

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Christensen Life Expectancy

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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