Tostenson Family History

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Tostenson Name Meaning

Scandinavian: variant of Torstenson.

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


Similar surnames: Thostenson, Torstenson, Lorenson, Aspenson, Mortenson, Estenson

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Tostenson Family Origin

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Tostenson Family Occupations

What did your Tostenson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tostenson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Tostenson's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tostenson. A less common occupation for the Tostenson family was Farm Work.

View Census data for Tostenson | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    71%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Farm Work

    2%

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Tostenson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Tostenson Life Expectancy

What is the average Tostenson lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Tostenson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Tostenson in 1964 was 81, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tostenson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tostenson 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.

Famous Tostenson Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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