Fransen Family History

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Fransen Name Meaning

Dutch and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Frans (see Francis).

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

Similar surnames: Frandsen, Franzen, Franssen, Franze, Frantzen, Jansen, Frans, Hansen

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Fransen Family Origin

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Fransen Family Occupations

What did your Fransen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fransen. A less common occupation for the Fransen family was Black Smith. The most common Fransen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Fransen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • At Home

  • Black Smith


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

Fransen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fransen Life Expectancy

What is the average Fransen lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Fransen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Fransen in 1962 was 55, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fransen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fransen 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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