Severson Family History

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Severson Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of Scandinavian Sivertsen or Sivertson or of German Sievertsen, patronymic of Sievert.

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


Similar surnames: Severtson, Siverson, Peterson, Ouverson, Person, Severin, Segerson

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Severson Family Origin

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Severson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, the most common Severson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Severson's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Severson. A less common occupation for the Severson family was Farming.

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Severson Historical Records

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Severson Life Expectancy

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