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Adkinson Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Adkin (see Adkins). Compare Atkinson.

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


Similar surnames: Atkinson, Adkins, Addison, Watkinson, Kitson, Allinson, Kinson

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Adkinson Family Origin

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Adkinson Family Occupations

What did your Adkinson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Adkinson. The most common Adkinson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Adkinson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Adkinson family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Adkinson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Adkinson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Adkinson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Adkinson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Adkinson

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Adkinson. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Adkinson. For the veterans among your Adkinson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Adkinson Life Expectancy

What is the average Adkinson lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Adkinson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Adkinson in 1954 was 40, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Adkinson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Adkinson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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