Franson Family History

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Franson Name Meaning

Respelling of Fransen or the Swedish cognate Fransson.

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


Similar surnames: Arnson, Goranson, Hanson, Franzen, Aronson, Ransone, Ramson, Rawson

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Franson Family Origin

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Franson Family Occupations

What did your Franson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Agt Steamship Co were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Franson. A less common occupation for the Franson family was Farm Laborer. The most common Franson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Franson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Agt Steamship Co

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Franson Historical Records

What Franson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Franson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Franson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Franson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Franson. For the veterans among your Franson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Franson Life Expectancy

What is the average Franson lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Franson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Franson in 1956 was 32, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Franson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Franson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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