Edwardsen Family History

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Edwardsen Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Danish and Norwegian Edvardsen, a patronymic from the personal name Edvard, Scandinavian form of Edward.

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

Similar surnames: Edwardson, Leonardson, Carlsen, Eilertsen, Davidsen, Edward, Espersen

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Edwardsen Family Origin

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Edwardsen Family Occupations

What did your Edwardsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Bee Keeper and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Edwardsen. The most common Edwardsen occupation in the USA was Bee Keeper. 50% of Edwardsen's were Bee Keepers.

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  • Bee Keeper

  • Laborer


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

Edwardsen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Edwardsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Edwardsen lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Edwardsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Edwardsen in 1961 was 64, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Edwardsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Edwardsen 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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