Martenson Family History

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Martenson Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Mårten(s)son or any of various Scandinavian or North German patronymic forms cognate with Martensen.

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

Similar surnames: Mortenson, Martensen, Matteson, Martinson, Bartelson, Martinsen

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Martenson Family Origin

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Martenson Family Occupations

What did your Martenson ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Martenson.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Martenson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Martenson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Martenson 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Martenson. 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 789 military records available for the last name Martenson. For the veterans among your Martenson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Martenson Life Expectancy

What is the average Martenson lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Martenson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Martenson in 1961 was 74, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Martenson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Martenson 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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