Nerison Family History

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Nerison Name Meaning

Probably Norwegian: patronymic from Neri, a comparatively rare personal name, from Old Norse Neriðr, a compound or ner- ‘strong’, ‘healthy’ + a second element meaning either ‘isthmus’ or ‘brilliance’, ‘beauty’.

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


Similar surnames: Enerson, Merson, Enderson, Jenison, Nelson, Berson, Person, Bernson

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Nerison Family Origin

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Nerison Family Occupations

What did your Nerison ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nerison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Nerison's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nerison family was Laborer. Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nerison.

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Farm Laborer

    20%
  • Laborer

    10%

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Nerison Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nerison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nerison 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Nerison. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Nerison. For the veterans among your Nerison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nerison Life Expectancy

What is the average Nerison lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Nerison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Nerison in 1959 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nerison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nerison 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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