Halseth Family History

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Halseth Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads, notably in the Trøndelag region, named Halseth, from a combination of either Old Norse hallr ‘slope’ or the personal name Halli + set ‘farm’.

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

Similar surnames: Helseth, Gulseth, Halse, Forseth, Hassett, Huseth, Mauseth, Hale

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Halseth Family Origin

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Halseth Family Occupations

What did your Halseth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Carpenter & Builder were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Halseth. The most common Halseth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Halseth's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter & Builder


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Halseth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Halseth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Halseth 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 867 immigration records available for the last name Halseth. 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 406 military records available for the last name Halseth. For the veterans among your Halseth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Halseth Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Halseth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Halseth in 1950 was 50, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Halseth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Halseth 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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