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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

What did your Bryson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bryson family was Agricultural Labourer. 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.

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carter

    2%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

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Bryson Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Bryson ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Bryson Life Expectancy

What is the average Bryson lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, Bryson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Bryson in 1941 was 31, and 75 in 2004.

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