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Melanson Name Meaning

Possibly of English origin; unexplained.

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

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Melanson Family Origin

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Melanson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Dress Maker

    20%
  • Works In Planing Mill

    20%

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

Source: Census data for Melanson | Data not to scale

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Melanson Life Expectancy

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