Amison Family History

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Amison Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Amis or Ames.

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

Similar surnames: Lamison, Jemison, Jamison, Amason, Alison, Edison, Lampson, Lambson

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Amison Family Origin

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Amison Family Occupations

What did your Amison ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Amison family was Pork Butcher. Coal Miner, Potters Oven Man and Potters Ovenman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amison. The most common Amison occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 13% of Amison's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Potters Oven Man

  • Potters Ovenman

  • Pork Butcher


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

Amison Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Amison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amison 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 304 immigration records available for the last name Amison. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 487 military records available for the last name Amison. For the veterans among your Amison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amison Life Expectancy

What is the average Amison lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Amison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Amison in 1958 was 21, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Amison 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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