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Coulson Family History

Coulson Name Meaning
English: patronymic from Cole 1.Irish: from a reduced form of McCool, with the addition of the English patronymic suffix -son in place of the Gaelic prefix mac.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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161,654 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
8,324 Military Records
10,094 Immigration Records
110,410 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Coulson Families

  • Number of Coulson families
     49 - 96
     17 - 48
     1 - 16
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Coulson families
     571 - 1,139
     191 - 570
     1 - 190
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Coulson families
     31 - 60
     11 - 30
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Coulson Family Origin

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Coulson Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Coulson

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Coulson Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Coulson census records

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Coulson Civil War Service Records

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