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Pederson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Pedersen.

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


Similar surnames: Petterson, Peterson, Person, Enerson, Parson, Enderson, Peirson

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Pederson Family Origin

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Pederson Family Occupations

What did your Pederson ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    74%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1880, the most common Pederson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 74% of Pederson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pederson family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pederson.

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Pederson Historical Records

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Pederson Life Expectancy

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Famous Pederson Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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