Jorgenson Family History

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Jorgenson Name Meaning

Respelling of Jørgensen or Jörgensen (see Jorgensen) or the Swedish cognate Jörgens(s)on.

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


Similar surnames: Jergenson, Jorgensen, Martenson, Holgerson, Sorenson, Hogenson

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Jorgenson Family Origin

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Jorgenson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Cabinet Maker

    1%

In 1880, the most common Jorgenson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Jorgenson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jorgenson family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jorgenson.

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Jorgenson Historical Records

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Jorgenson Life Expectancy

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