Jonasson Family History

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Jonasson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the Biblical personal name Jonas. Respelling of Jonassen.

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


Similar surnames: Jonassen, Jonsson, Jansson, Johansson, Hansson, Goranson, Jonson

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Jonasson Family Origin

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Jonasson Family Occupations

What did your Jonasson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jonasson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Jonasson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jonasson family was Pipe Manufacturer. Farmer, Cloak Merchant and Furniture Manufact. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jonasson.

View Census data for Jonasson | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    40%
  • Cloak Merchant

    20%
  • Furniture Manufact.

    20%
  • Pipe Manufacturer

    20%

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

Jonasson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jonasson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jonasson 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 Jonasson. 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 Jonasson. For the veterans among your Jonasson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jonasson Life Expectancy

What is the average Jonasson lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Jonasson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Jonasson in 1951 was 39, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jonasson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jonasson 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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