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Dvaidson Family History

Dvaidson 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: Davidson, Faison, Maison, Gladson, Evanson, Denison, Raison, Arvidson

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Where is the Dvaidson family from?

You can see how Dvaidson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dvaidson family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1880 and 1891. The most Dvaidson families were found in USA in 1880, and Scotland in 1891. In 1891 there was 1 Dvaidson family living in Nairnshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Dvaidson's in Scotland. Nairnshire had the highest population of Dvaidson families in 1891.
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Census Records

There are 2 census records available for the last name Dvaidson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dvaidson 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 150 immigration records available for the last name Dvaidson. 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 2 military records available for the last name Dvaidson. For the veterans among your Dvaidson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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