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Towson Name Meaning

English: probably an old form of Townson, as recorded in the 16th century.

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


Similar surnames: Townson, Tomson, Rosson, Tompson, Ronson, Tyson, Hobson, Towse

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Towson Family Origin

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Towson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Real Estate Agt.

    4%
  • At School

    2%

In 1880, the most common Towson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Towson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Towson family was At School. Farmer, Keeping House and Real Estate Agt. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Towson.

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Towson Life Expectancy

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