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Melanson Name Meaning

Possibly of English origin; unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Melson, Landon, Mellon, Slawson, Linson, Evanson, Meason, Allanson

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Melanson Family Origin

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Melanson Family Occupations

What did your Melanson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Melanson family was Works In Planing Mill. The most common Melanson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Melanson's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Dress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Melanson.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Dress Maker

    20%
  • Works In Planing Mill

    20%

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Melanson Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Melanson ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Melanson Life Expectancy

What is the average Melanson lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Melanson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Melanson in 1944 was 46, and 68 in 2004.

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