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Dvergsten Family History

Dvergsten Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Bergsten, Iversen, Hoversten, Gersten, Kersten, Diersen, Bergstein

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Where is the Dvergsten family from?

You can see how Dvergsten families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dvergsten family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Dvergsten families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 9 Dvergsten families living in Minnesota. This was 100% of all the recorded Dvergsten's in USA. Minnesota had the highest population of Dvergsten families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dvergsten surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dvergsten ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Dvergsten. 75% of Dvergsten men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
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Census Records

There are 200 census records available for the last name Dvergsten. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dvergsten census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 25 immigration records available for the last name Dvergsten. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 29 military records available for the last name Dvergsten. For the veterans among your Dvergsten ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dvergsten lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Dvergsten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Dvergsten in 1966 was 81, and 45 in 2003.

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