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Aasen Name Meaning

Norwegian and Swedish (Åsen): topographic name from åsen ‘the ridge’. In Norway, this is also a habitational name from any of the numerous farms so named all over the country.

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


Similar surnames: Aase, Osen, Maren, Elsen, Kassen, Achen, Cason, Walen, Hase, Apsey

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Aasen Family Origin

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Aasen Family Occupations

What did your Aasen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Aasen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Aasen's were Farmers. Farmer, Agriculture and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Aasen. A less common occupation for the Aasen family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Agriculture

    8%
  • At Home

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

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

Aasen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Aasen Life Expectancy

What is the average Aasen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Aasen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Aasen in 1956 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aasen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aasen 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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