Arvidson Family History

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Arvidson Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swedish Arvidsson or Norwegian and Danish Arvidsen, patronymics from the personal name Arvid, composed of Old Norse arn ‘eagle’ + ví{dh}r ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Davidson, Anfinson, Aronson, Narveson, Alverson, Larrison, Arnason

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Arvidson Family Origin

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Arvidson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • House Keeper

    11%

In 1880, the most common Arvidson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Arvidson's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arvidson. A less common occupation for the Arvidson family was House Keeper.

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Arvidson Historical Records

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Arvidson Life Expectancy

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