Amsden Family History

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Amsden Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name, from a reduced form of the Oxfordshire place name Ambrosden, which is composed of an Old English personal name Ambre + Old English dun ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Ramsden, Alden, Lumsden, Gadsden, Ramson, Aspen, Olden, Marsden

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Amsden Family Origin

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Amsden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amsden. A less common occupation for the Amsden family was Laborer. The most common Amsden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Amsden's were Farmers.

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Amsden Life Expectancy

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