Espeseth Family History

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Espeseth Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named, from espe ‘aspen’ + set ‘dwelling’, ‘farmstead’.

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


Similar surnames: Stenseth, Lindseth, Finseth, Greseth, Nesseth, Langseth, Mauseth

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Espeseth Family Origin

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Espeseth Family Occupations

What did your Espeseth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Stone Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Espeseth. The most common Espeseth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Espeseth's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Stone Mason

    33%

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

Espeseth Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Espeseth Life Expectancy

What is the average Espeseth lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Espeseth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Espeseth in 1954 was 53, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Espeseth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Espeseth 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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