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Smithson Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from Smith.

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


Similar surnames: Simpson, Kitson, Smithe, Smithey, Smith, Simson, Sibson, Smithers

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Smithson Family Origin

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Smithson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, the most common Smithson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Smithson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Smithson family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smithson.

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Smithson Historical Records

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Smithson Life Expectancy

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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