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Michelsen Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, Danish, and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Michel (see Michael).

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


Similar surnames: Michaelsen, Mickelsen, Michelson, Mikkelsen, Nickelsen, Michels

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Michelsen Family Origin

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Michelsen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Baber

    4%
  • Barber

    4%

In 1880, the most common Michelsen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Michelsen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Michelsen family was Barber. Farmer, Carpenter and Baber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Michelsen.

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Michelsen Historical Records

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Michelsen Life Expectancy

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