Newson Family History

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Newson Name Meaning

variant of Newsome. patronymic from New 1.

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


Similar surnames: Newsom, Newton, Hewson, Nelson, Neason, Herson, Dowson, Getson

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Newson Family Origin

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Newson Family Occupations

What did your Newson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newson. The most common Newson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Newson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Newson family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    6%

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

Newson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Newson Life Expectancy

What is the average Newson lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Newson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Newson in 1948 was 44, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newson 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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