Bilson Family History

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Bilson Name Meaning

English: variant of Belson or an altered spelling of Billson, a patronymic from Bill 1.

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

Similar surnames: Gilson, Balson, Milson, Bulson, Bolson, Filson, Belson, Wilson

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Bilson Family Origin

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Bilson Family Occupations

What did your Bilson ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bilson. 12% of Bilson men worked as a General Labourer and 92% of Bilson women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bilson were Colliery Hewer Heavy Worker and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Coal Hewer Heavy Worker
  • Retired
  • Colliery Hewer Heavy Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid House Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic Du
  • Private Means

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bilson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Bilson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bilson 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bilson. 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 892 military records available for the last name Bilson. For the veterans among your Bilson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bilson Life Expectancy

What is the average Bilson lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Bilson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bilson in 1955 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

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