Balson Family History

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Balson Name Meaning

variant of Balsam. alternatively, it may be a patronymic from an unidentified personal name. Compare Bolson.

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

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Balson Family Origin

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Balson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Clerk In Store

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Balson. The most common Balson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Balson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Balson family was Clerk In Store.

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Balson Historical Records

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Balson Life Expectancy

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