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Amson Family History

Amson Surname Meaning

see Amison .

Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland, 2016

Similar surnames: Samson, Anson, Ramson, Ammon, Amon, Axson, Amison, Amason, Hamson

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Where is the Amson family from?

You can see how Amson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Amson family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Amson families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 15 Amson families living in Cheshire. This was about 25% of all the recorded Amson's in United Kingdom. Cheshire had the highest population of Amson families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Amson surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Amson ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Amson. 100% of Amson men worked as a General Labourer and 95% of Amson women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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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.

Top Male Occupations In 1939

  • General Labourer

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Amson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amson 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Amson. 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 380 military records available for the last name Amson. For the veterans among your Amson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Amson lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2001, in the United States, Amson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Amson in 1951 was 51, and 85 in 2001.

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