Christiansen Family History

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Christiansen Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: variant of Christensen. North German: patronymic from Christian.

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


Similar surnames: Christianson, Christensen, Christians, Kristiansen, Carstensen

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Christiansen Family Origin

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Christiansen Family Occupations

What did your Christiansen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Christiansen. A less common occupation for the Christiansen family was Keeping House. The most common Christiansen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Christiansen's were Farmers.

View Census data for Christiansen | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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

Christiansen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Christiansen Life Expectancy

What is the average Christiansen lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Christiansen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Christiansen in 1942 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Christiansen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Christiansen 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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