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Powelson Name Meaning

Patronymic from North German or English Powel.

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

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Powelson Family Origin

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Powelson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    3%
  • Baker

    2%

In 1880, the most common Powelson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Powelson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Powelson family was Baker. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Powelson.

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Powelson Life Expectancy

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