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Bryson Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Brice, Gaelic (Gille) Bhris ‘(servant of) (Saint) Bricius’ (see Brice). Irish (Donegal): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Briosáin, an altered version of Ó Muirgheasáin (see Morrissey).

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


Similar surnames: Boyson, Benson, Brison, Betson, Bernson, Balson, Branson, Bosson

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Bryson Family Origin

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Bryson Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carter

    2%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Bryson occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Bryson's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Labourer and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bryson. A less common occupation for the Bryson family was Agricultural Labourer.

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Bryson Life Expectancy

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