Bahnsen Family History

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Bahnsen Name Meaning

patronymic from Bahn. habitational name from a place named Bahnsen, near Ülzen, Lower Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Bohnen, Kallsen, Bensen, Baune, Banton, Gansen, Bernsen, Hansen

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Bahnsen Family Origin

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Bahnsen Family Occupations

What did your Bahnsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bahnsen family was Plasterer. Farmer and Leasure were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bahnsen. The most common Bahnsen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Bahnsen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Leasure

    20%
  • Plasterer

    20%

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

Bahnsen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bahnsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bahnsen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Bahnsen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bahnsen. 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 Bahnsen. For the veterans among your Bahnsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bahnsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Bahnsen lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Bahnsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bahnsen in 1945 was 29, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bahnsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bahnsen 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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