Henriksen Family History

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Henriksen Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Henrik (see Henry 1).

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


Similar surnames: Hendriksen, Henrichsen, Eriksen, Ericksen, Henricks, Hinrichsen

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Henriksen Family Origin

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Henriksen Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Feed Store

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Henriksen family was Laborer. The most common Henriksen occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 25% of Henriksen's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Farmer and Feed Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henriksen.

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Henriksen Life Expectancy

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