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Monson Family History

Monson Name Meaning
American respelling of Swedish Månsson, a patronymic from an assimilated form of the personal name Magnus (compare Danish Monsen).

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

223,057 Historical Documents with Monson on Ancestry.com
70,787 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
8,060 Military Records
7,702 Immigration Records
51,308 Census and Voter Lists
85,200 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Monson Families

  • Number of Monson families
     130 - 258
     44 - 129
     1 - 43
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Monson families
     17 - 32
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Monson families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Monson Family Origin

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Monson Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Monson

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Monson Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Monson census records

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Monson Civil War Service Records

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