Mapson Family History

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Mapson Name Meaning

English: metronymic from the medieval female personal name Mab(be) (see Mapp).

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

Similar surnames: Malson, Rapson, Manson, Hanson, Ipson, Merson, Marson, Maxson, Dopson

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Mapson Family Origin

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Mapson Family Occupations

What did your Mapson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeps House and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mapson. A less common occupation for the Mapson family was Farm Laborer. The most common Mapson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Mapson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeps House

  • Barber

  • Farm Laborer


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

Mapson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mapson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mapson 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 391 immigration records available for the last name Mapson. 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 372 military records available for the last name Mapson. For the veterans among your Mapson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mapson Life Expectancy

What is the average Mapson lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Mapson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Mapson in 1953 was 42, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mapson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mapson 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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