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Robeson Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from a short form of Robert.

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


Similar surnames: Robson, Hobson, Robison, Robertson, Roberson, Ronson, Rolison

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Robeson Family Origin

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Robeson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Robeson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Robeson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Robeson family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Robeson.

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Robeson Life Expectancy

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