Cullison Family History

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Cullison Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Collison.

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

Similar surnames: Collison, Bullion, Millison, Allison, Dollison, Pullis, Cubbison

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Cullison Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Cullison name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Cullison. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • France


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Cullison Family Origin

Where is the Cullison family from?

Cullison Family Occupations

What did your Cullison ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cullison. A less common occupation for the Cullison family was Farming. The most common Cullison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Cullison's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farming


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cullison ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cullison Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Cullison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cullison census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 362 immigration records available for the last name Cullison. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Cullison. For the veterans among your Cullison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cullison Life Expectancy

What is the average Cullison lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Cullison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Cullison in 1956 was 38, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cullison ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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