Bartelson Family History

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Bartelson Name Meaning

Respelling of Danish and Norwegian Bertelsen or its Swedish cognate Bertilsson.

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

Similar surnames: Bertelson, Martenson, Gabrielson, Israelson, Danielson, Arneson

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Bartelson Family Origin

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Bartelson Family Occupations

What did your Bartelson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bartelson. A less common occupation for the Bartelson family was Engineer. The most common Bartelson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bartelson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Cooper

  • Engineer


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

Bartelson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Bartelson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bartelson 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 340 immigration records available for the last name Bartelson. 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 288 military records available for the last name Bartelson. For the veterans among your Bartelson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bartelson Life Expectancy

What is the average Bartelson lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Bartelson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Bartelson in 1958 was 26, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bartelson 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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