Clausen Family History

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Clausen Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Claus, a reduced form of Nikolaus (see Nicholas).

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


Similar surnames: Klausen, Claussen, Clasen, Classen, Claassen, Claus, Clawson, Klauser

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Clausen Family Origin

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Clausen Family Occupations

What did your Clausen ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Grocer

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clausen. A less common occupation for the Clausen family was Grocer. The most common Clausen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Clausen's were Farmers.

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Clausen Historical Records

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Clausen Life Expectancy

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