Russon Family History

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Russon Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Ross or Rose. RW

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

Similar surnames: Musson, Russom, Cusson, Rosson, Robson, Rawson, Munson, Burson

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Russon Family Origin

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Russon Family Occupations

What did your Russon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Dolie Maker & Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Russon. A less common occupation for the Russon family was Farmer & Odolie Mo.. The most common Russon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Russon's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Dolie Maker & Farmer

  • Farmer & Odolie Mo.


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Russon ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Russon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Russon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Russon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Russon. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 778 military records available for the last name Russon. For the veterans among your Russon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Russon Life Expectancy

What is the average Russon lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Russon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Russon in 1962 was 68, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Russon 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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