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Malson Name Meaning

metronymic from the Middle English female personal name Mal, a pet form of the Norman name Mathilde (see Mould 1). perhaps a habitational name from a place so named in Devon.

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


Similar surnames: Melson, Malon, Marson, Mapson, Mason, Manson, Malkin, Belson, Macon

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Malson Family Origin

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Malson Family Occupations

What did your Malson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Malson family was Barber. The most common Malson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Malson's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Malson.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Barber

    3%

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

Malson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Malson Life Expectancy

What is the average Malson lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Malson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Malson in 1955 was 28, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Malson 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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