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Christenson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of various Scandinavian patronymics from the personal name Christen. Compare Christianson.

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


Similar surnames: Christeson, Christerson, Christensen, Christianson, Christofferson

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Christenson Family Origin

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Christenson Family Occupations

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    Christenson Historical Records

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    Census Record

    There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Christenson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Christenson 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 Christenson. 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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    There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Christenson. For the veterans among your Christenson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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    Christenson Life Expectancy

    What is the average Christenson lifespan?

    Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Christenson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Christenson in 1948 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

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