Clasen Family History

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Clasen Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Claas (see Claassen).

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


Similar surnames: Classen, Clausen, Claassen, Klasen, Clayson, Larsen, Cleven, Claman

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Clasen Family Origin

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Clasen Family Occupations

What did your Clasen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Clasen. 24% of Clasen men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Clasen women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Clasen were Clerk and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    24%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Clerk
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    25%
  • Teacher
    11%
  • Typist
    11%
  • Housewife
    11%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Clasen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Clasen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clasen 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Clasen. 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 Clasen. For the veterans among your Clasen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clasen Life Expectancy

What is the average Clasen lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Clasen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Clasen in 1951 was 53, and 85 in 2004.

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