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Momsen Name Meaning

North German (Mommsen): patronymic from the personal name Mumm(o) (see Mumm 1).

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


Similar surnames: Monsen, Ommen, Bossen, Mommsen, Mammen, Olsen, Osen, Moses, Rosen

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Momsen Family Origin

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Momsen Family Occupations

What did your Momsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Momsen occupation in the USA was Laborer. 60% of Momsen's were Laborers. Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Momsen.

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  • Laborer

    60%
  • Farmer

    40%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Momsen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Momsen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Momsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Momsen lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Momsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Momsen in 1957 was 61, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Momsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Momsen 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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