Paxson Family History

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Paxson Name Meaning

English (Northumberland): patronymic from a medieval personal name, Pack (see Pack).

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


Similar surnames: Pawson, Payson, Paxton, Maxson, Parson, Pearson, Mapson, Rayson

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Paxson Family Origin

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Paxson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Retired Farmer

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paxson. The most common Paxson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Paxson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Paxson family was Retired Farmer.

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Paxson Historical Records

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Paxson Life Expectancy

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