Kristensen Family History

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Kristensen Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: patronymic from the personal name Kristen (see Christian).

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


Similar surnames: Kristiansen, Christensen, Mortensen, Ketelsen, Kriston, Ostenson

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Kristensen Family Origin

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Kristensen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Ship Carpenter

    25%
  • Taylor

    25%

In 1880, the most common Kristensen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kristensen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kristensen family was Taylor. Farmer and Ship Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kristensen.

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Kristensen Historical Records

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Kristensen Life Expectancy

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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