Malcomson Family History

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Malcomson Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish (chiefly northern Ireland): patronymic from Malcolm.

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


Similar surnames: Jackson, Acheson, Mccammon, Corson, Malcom, Malcomb, Matheson

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Malcomson Family Origin

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Malcomson Family Occupations

What did your Malcomson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Malcomson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Malcomson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Malcomson family was Cartman. Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Malcomson.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    22%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Cartman

    6%

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

Malcomson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Malcomson Life Expectancy

What is the average Malcomson lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Malcomson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Malcomson in 1957 was 55, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Malcomson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Malcomson 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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