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Filson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Fill.

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


Similar surnames: Gilson, Wilson, Bilson, Hilson, Kitson, Tilson, Sibson, Eidson

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Filson Family Origin

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Filson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Filson family was Keeping House. The most common Filson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Filson's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Filson.

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Filson Life Expectancy

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