Tolleson Family History

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Tolleson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from a variant of the personal name Torleiv (see Tollefsen). Respelling of Norwegian Taalesen or Tålesen, cognate with 1.

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

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Tolleson Family Origin

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Tolleson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tolleson family was Carpenter. The most common Tolleson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Tolleson's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tolleson.

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Tolleson Historical Records

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Tolleson Life Expectancy

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