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Christenson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of various Scandinavian patronymics from the personal name Christen. Compare Christianson.

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


Similar surnames: Christeson, Christerson, Christensen, Christianson, Christofferson

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Christenson Family Origin

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Christenson Family Occupations

What did your Christenson ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    2%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, the most common Christenson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Christenson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Christenson family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Christenson.

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Christenson Historical Records

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Christenson Life Expectancy

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Famous Christenson Family

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