Maddison Family History

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Maddison Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Madison.

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

Similar surnames: Madson, Margison, Matison, Madison, Widdison, Mathison, Biddison

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Maddison Family Origin

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Maddison Family Occupations

What did your Maddison ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Maddison family was Keeping House. The most common Maddison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Maddison's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maddison.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Maddison Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 51,000 census records available for the last name Maddison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maddison 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Maddison. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Maddison. For the veterans among your Maddison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maddison Life Expectancy

What is the average Maddison lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Maddison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Maddison in 1954 was 50, and 64 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maddison 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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