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Kaysen Surname Meaning

Danish: patronymic from the personal name Kay a variant of Kai .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Hansen, Karlsen, Payson, Jansen, Mayson, Larsen, Gayden, Kallen

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Where is the Kaysen family from?

You can see how Kaysen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kaysen family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Kaysen families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 6 Kaysen families living in Lancashire. This was about 55% of all the recorded Kaysen's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Kaysen families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kaysen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kaysen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Electrician was the top reported job for people in the USA named Kaysen. 20% of Kaysen men worked as an Electrician. .

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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

  • Electrician
    20%
  • Salesman
    20%
  • Painter
    20%
  • Proprietor
    20%
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What Kaysen family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 663 census records available for the last name Kaysen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaysen 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 246 immigration records available for the last name Kaysen. 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 113 military records available for the last name Kaysen. For the veterans among your Kaysen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kaysen lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Kaysen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Kaysen in 1964 was 85, and 85 in 2004.

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