Josephsen Family History

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Josephsen Name Meaning

North German and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Joseph.

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


Similar surnames: Josephson, Jepsen, Lorensen, Jensen, Jespersen, Josephs, Jorgensen

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Josephsen Family Origin

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Josephsen Family Occupations

What did your Josephsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Com Laborer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Josephsen. The most common Josephsen occupation in the USA was Com Laborer. 50% of Josephsen's were Com Laborers.

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  • Com Laborer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    50%

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

Josephsen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Josephsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Josephsen lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Josephsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Josephsen in 1953 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Josephsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Josephsen 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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