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Bryson Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Brice, Gaelic (Gille) Bhris ‘(servant of) (Saint) Bricius’ (see Brice). Irish (Donegal): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Briosáin, an altered version of Ó Muirgheasáin (see Morrissey).

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


Similar surnames: Boyson, Benson, Brison, Betson, Bernson, Balson, Branson, Bosson

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Bryson Family Origin

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Bryson Family Occupations

What did your Bryson ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    3%

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Bryson Historical Records

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Bryson Life Expectancy

What is the average Bryson lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, Bryson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Bryson in 1941 was 31, and 75 in 2004.

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