Barson Family History

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Barson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a short form of Bartholomew.

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

Similar surnames: Bason, Barton, Bardon, Larson, Baron, Batson, Burson, Belson, Babson

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Barson Family Origin

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Barson Family Occupations

What did your Barson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Coal Miner and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barson. A less common occupation for the Barson family was Annuitant. The most common Barson occupation in the UK was Labourer. 8% of Barson's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

  • Coal Miner

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Annuitant


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

Barson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Barson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barson 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Barson. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Barson. For the veterans among your Barson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barson Life Expectancy

What is the average Barson lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Barson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Barson in 1960 was 51, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barson 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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