Evensen Family History

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Evensen Name Meaning

Norwegian: patronymic from the Old Norse personal name Eyvindr, composed of the elements ey ‘luck’, ‘happiness’, ‘gift’ + vindr ‘winner’.

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


Similar surnames: Iversen, Svendsen, Eriksen, Jensen, Everson, Evanson, Mensen, Vangen

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Evensen Family Origin

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Evensen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    72%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%
  • Helping Keep House

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Evensen family was Helping Keep House. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Evensen. The most common Evensen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 72% of Evensen's were Farmers.

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Evensen Life Expectancy

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