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Where is the Olson family from?
You can see how Olson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Olson family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Olson families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 45 Olson families living in London. This was about 20% of all the recorded Olson's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Olson families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Olson surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Olson. 28% of Olson men worked as a General Labourer and 88% of Olson women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Olson were Railway Porter and Private Means. .