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Ainpson Family History

Ainpson 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: Anson, Lipson, Pinson, Ipson, Kinson, Simpson, Arneson, Hinkson

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Where is the Ainpson family from?

You can see how Ainpson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ainpson family name was found in the UK, and Scotland between 1841 and 1891. The most Ainpson families were found in Scotland in 1841. In 1891 there was 1 Ainpson family living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Ainpson's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Ainpson families in 1891.
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Census Records

There are 5 census records available for the last name Ainpson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ainpson 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Ainpson. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ainpson. For the veterans among your Ainpson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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