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Alison Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Allison.

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


Similar surnames: Allison, Brison, Matison, Lyson, Elson, Dison, Allton, Allsop, Amason

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Alison Family Origin

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Alison Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alison. A less common occupation for the Alison family was Keeping House. The most common Alison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Alison's were Farmers.

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Alison Historical Records

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Alison Life Expectancy

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