Eidson Family History

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Eidson Name Meaning

English or Scottish: patronymic, perhaps a variant of Addison, from a pet form of Adam. Compare Edson, Eade.

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


Similar surnames: Edson, Kitson, Wilson, Ipson, Eason, Elson, Edison, Sisson, Judson

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Eidson Family Origin

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Eidson Family Occupations

What did your Eidson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Eidson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Eidson's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eidson. A less common occupation for the Eidson family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Eidson Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Eidson ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Eidson Life Expectancy

What is the average Eidson lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Eidson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Eidson in 1944 was 23, and 73 in 2004.

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