Feddersen Family History

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Feddersen Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, and Danish: Frisian patronymic from Fedder 2.

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


Similar surnames: Fedder, Petersen, Fedders, Enderson, Jespersen, Diersen, Brodersen

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Feddersen Family Origin

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Feddersen Family Occupations

What did your Feddersen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Basket Maker and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feddersen. A less common occupation for the Feddersen family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Feddersen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Feddersen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Basket Maker

    14%
  • Painter

    14%
  • Saloon Keeper

    14%

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

Feddersen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Feddersen Life Expectancy

What is the average Feddersen lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Feddersen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Feddersen in 1961 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feddersen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feddersen 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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