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Johnsrud Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads in southeastern Norway, so named from the personal name Jon (Scandinavian form of John) + Old Norse ruð ‘clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Stensrud, Grimsrud, Kopperud, Johnston, Jorstad, Onstad, Jonsson

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Johnsrud Family Origin

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Johnsrud Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Johnsrud. The most common Johnsrud occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Johnsrud's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Tailor

    20%

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Johnsrud Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Johnsrud Life Expectancy

What is the average Johnsrud lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Johnsrud life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Johnsrud in 1960 was 30, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Johnsrud

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Johnsrud 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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