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Jamison Family History

Jamison Name Meaning
Scottish and northern Irish: patronymic from James.

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

703,942 Historical Documents with Jamison on Ancestry.com
143,055 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
21,135 Military Records
101,206 Immigration Records
113,295 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Jamison Families

  • Number of Jamison families
     259 - 516
     87 - 258
     1 - 86
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Jamison families
     45 - 88
     16 - 44
     1 - 15
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Jamison families
     26 - 49
     9 - 25
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Jamison Family Origin

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Jamison Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Jamison

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Jamison Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Jamison census records

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Jamison Civil War Service Records

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