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Martenson Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Mårten(s)son or any of various Scandinavian or North German patronymic forms cognate with Martensen.

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

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Martenson Family Origin

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Martenson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    76%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Printer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Martenson family was Printer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Martenson. The most common Martenson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 76% of Martenson's were Farmers.

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Martenson Historical Records

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Martenson Life Expectancy

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