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Mayson Name Meaning

patronymic from the personal name May (see May). variant spelling of Mason.

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


Similar surnames: Payson, Maxson, Rayson, Maison, Manson, Wayson, Masson, Mays, Mayon

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Mayson Family Origin

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Mayson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mayson. A less common occupation for the Mayson family was Farm Laborer. The most common Mayson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Mayson's were Farmers.

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Mayson Historical Records

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Mayson Life Expectancy

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