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Rasmussen Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, German, and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Erasmus (see Rasmus).

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

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Rasmussen Family Origin

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Rasmussen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

In 1880, the most common Rasmussen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Rasmussen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rasmussen family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rasmussen.

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Rasmussen Historical Records

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Rasmussen Life Expectancy

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