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Dudleson Family History

Dudleson Name 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: Dudgeon, Duddleston, Burleson, Huddleson, Dudley, Gudgeon, Huddleston

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Where is the Dudleson family from?

You can see how Dudleson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dudleson family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dudleson families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 2 Dudleson families living in Ohio. This was 100% of all the recorded Dudleson's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Dudleson families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dudleson surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dudleson ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Dudleson. 100% of Dudleson men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 205 census records available for the last name Dudleson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dudleson 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Dudleson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 30 military records available for the last name Dudleson. For the veterans among your Dudleson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dudleson lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2003, in the United States, Dudleson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Dudleson in 1951 was 53, and 89 in 2003.

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