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Martensen Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, and Danish (Mårtensen): patronymic from the personal name Marten.

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

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Martensen Family Origin

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Martensen Family Occupations

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  • Clerk In War Dept.

    17%
  • Driver In Coal Yard

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%

In 1880, the most common Martensen occupation in the USA was Clerk In War Dept.. 17% of Martensen's were Clerk In War Dept.s. Clerk In War Dept., Driver In Coal Yard and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Martensen. A less common occupation for the Martensen family was Keeping House.

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Martensen Historical Records

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Martensen Life Expectancy

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Famous Martensen Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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