Paulsen Family History

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Paulsen Name Meaning

North German, Frisian, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from Paul.

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


Similar surnames: Poulsen, Karlsen, Carlsen, Laursen, Pauls, Paulson, Clausen, Paulman

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Paulsen Family Origin

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Paulsen Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    67%
  • Miner

    33%

In 1881, Laborer and Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Paulsen. The most common Paulsen occupation in Canada was Laborer. 67% of Paulsen's were Laborers.

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Paulsen Historical Records

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Paulsen Life Expectancy

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Famous Paulsen Family

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