Christopherson Family History

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Christopherson Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Christopher. Americanized spelling of Danish and Norwegian Christophersen or Swedish Christophersson.

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


Similar surnames: Christophersen, Christofferson, Christoferson, Christoffersen

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Christopherson Family Origin

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Christopherson Family Occupations

What did your Christopherson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, The most common Christopherson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 68% of Christopherson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Christopherson family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Christopherson.

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  • Farmer

    68%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    1%

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

Christopherson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Christopherson Life Expectancy

What is the average Christopherson lifespan?

Between 2001 and 2004, in the United States, Christopherson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Christopherson in 2001 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Christopherson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Christopherson 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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