Milleson Family History

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Milleson Name Meaning

Scottish: metronymic from the female personal name Mille, a derivative of Old English milde ‘mild’, ‘gentle’. Compare Melson.

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

Similar surnames: Millen, Millison, Millson, Mollison, Hillen, Willison, Tilles, Milton

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Milleson Family Origin

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Milleson Family Occupations

What did your Milleson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Milleson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Milleson's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milleson. A less common occupation for the Milleson family was Confectioner.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Coal Miner

  • Confectioner


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

Milleson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Milleson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milleson 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 118 immigration records available for the last name Milleson. 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 500 military records available for the last name Milleson. For the veterans among your Milleson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Milleson Life Expectancy

What is the average Milleson lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Milleson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Milleson in 1958 was 52, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milleson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Milleson 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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