Davidsen Family History

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Davidsen Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from the personal name David.

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

Similar surnames: Davidson, Davids, Davidian, Lauridsen, Danielsen, Davidoff, Arvidson

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Davidsen Family Origin

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Davidsen Family Occupations

What did your Davidsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Davidsen. 9% of Davidsen men worked as a Carpenter and 10% of Davidsen women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Davidsen were Laborer and Curvoser

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Bookkeeper
  • Clerk
  • Curvoser

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Davidsen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Davidsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Davidsen 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Davidsen. 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 374 military records available for the last name Davidsen. For the veterans among your Davidsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Davidsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Davidsen lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Davidsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Davidsen in 1950 was 61, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Davidsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Davidsen 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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