Hitson Family History

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Hitson Name Meaning

English: unexplained; perhaps a metathesized form of Histon, a habitational name from Histon in Cambridgeshire. In the U.S., this is a southern surname, found chiefly in TN, AL, and GA.

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


Similar surnames: Hatton, Kitson, Ritson, Hilton, Hanson, Fitton, Hutson, Kinson

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Hitson Family Origin

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Hitson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hitson family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hitson. The most common Hitson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Hitson's were Farmers.

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Hitson Historical Records

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Hitson Life Expectancy

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