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Elison Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Ellis. Scandinavian: Americanized form of Eliassen or Eliasson.

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


Similar surnames: Ellison, Elson, Edison, Emison, Eliason, Eidson, Jellison, Rolison

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Elison Family Origin

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Elison Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elison. A less common occupation for the Elison family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Elison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Elison's were Farmers.

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Elison Life Expectancy

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