Atchison Family History

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Atchison Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: palatalized form of Atkinson or Addison, each a patronymic from one of the many medieval pet forms of Adam, for example Atty, Addie, and (with the diminutive suffix -kin) Atkin, Aitkin, and Adkin.

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

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Atchison Family Origin

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Atchison Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Atchison. A less common occupation for the Atchison family was Keeping House. The most common Atchison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Atchison's were Farmers.

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Atchison Historical Records

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Atchison Life Expectancy

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