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Donson Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Compare Dunson, of which this may be a variant.

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


Similar surnames: Dolson, Bonson, Dunson, Denson, Dowson, Jonson, Bronson, Dopson

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Donson Family Origin

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Donson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Lime Burner

    10%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Boss At Mine

    5%

In 1880, the most common Donson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Donson's were Farmers. Farmer, Lime Burner and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Donson. A less common occupation for the Donson family was Boss At Mine.

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Donson Life Expectancy

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