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Paulson Name Meaning

English (East Midlands): patronymic from Paul. Respelling of any of a number of Scandinavian patronymics from the personal name Paul, for example Paulsen.

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


Similar surnames: Poulson, Pawson, Karlson, Paulsen, Bulson, Poulsen, Paulin, Payson

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Paulson Family Origin

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Paulson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, the most common Paulson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Paulson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Paulson family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paulson.

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Paulson Historical Records

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Paulson Life Expectancy

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Famous Paulson Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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