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Poisson Name Meaning

French: from poisson ‘fish’, a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller or a nickname for someone supposedly resembling a fish. In North America this name is sometimes translated as Fisher. North American variant of Poissant.

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


Similar surnames: Posson, Pousson, Soisson, Poston, Pinson, Picon, Sisson, Buisson

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Poisson Family Origin

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Poisson Family Occupations

What did your Poisson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Poisson occupation in the USA was Laborer. 35% of Poisson's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Poisson family was Cotton Sampler. Laborer, Keeps House and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poisson.

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  • Laborer

    35%
  • Keeps House

    12%
  • Book Keeper

    6%
  • Cotton Sampler

    6%

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Poisson Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Poisson ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Poisson Life Expectancy

What is the average Poisson lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Poisson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Poisson in 1944 was 31, and 77 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Poisson 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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