Christoffersen Family History

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Christoffersen Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and German: patronymic from the personal name Christoffer (see Christopher).

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


Similar surnames: Christofferson, Christopherson, Christoferson, Christoffer

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Christoffersen Family Origin

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Christoffersen Family Occupations

What did your Christoffersen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Work and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Christoffersen. A less common occupation for the Christoffersen family was Shoe Maker. The most common Christoffersen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Christoffersen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farm Work

    17%
  • Farms

    17%
  • Shoe Maker

    17%

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

Christoffersen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Christoffersen Life Expectancy

What is the average Christoffersen lifespan?

Between 2000 and 2002, in the United States, Christoffersen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Christoffersen in 2000 was 43, and 82 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Christoffersen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Christoffersen 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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