Ludvigsen Family History

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Ludvigsen Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Ludvig (see Ludwig).

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


Similar surnames: Ludwigsen, Ludvigson, Ludwigson, Davidsen, Lauridsen, Mathiasen

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Ludvigsen Family Origin

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Ludvigsen Family Occupations

What did your Ludvigsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Coal Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ludvigsen. The most common Ludvigsen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Ludvigsen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Coal Miner

    33%

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Ludvigsen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ludvigsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Ludvigsen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Ludvigsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ludvigsen in 1956 was 49, and 51 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ludvigsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ludvigsen 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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