Thorsen Family History

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Thorsen Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Thor.

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

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Thorsen Family Origin

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Thorsen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Sailor

    5%

In 1880, the most common Thorsen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Thorsen's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thorsen. A less common occupation for the Thorsen family was Sailor.

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Thorsen Historical Records

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Thorsen Life Expectancy

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