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Dopson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Dobbe.

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


Similar surnames: Dobson, Dowson, Dotson, Hobson, Dolson, Dodson, Impson, Gosson

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Dopson Family Origin

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Dopson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dopson family was Farm Laborer. The most common Dopson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Dopson's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dopson.

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Dopson Historical Records

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Dopson Life Expectancy

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