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Catterson Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: reduced Anglicized form (with the redundant addition of English patronymic -son) of Mac Uaitéir, a Gaelic patronymic based on the Norman personal name Walter. Compare McWatters.

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


Similar surnames: Watterson, Patterson, Catterton, Matteson, Waterson, Anderson

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Catterson Family Origin

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Catterson Family Occupations

What did your Catterson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Catterson family was Clerk Bank England. The most common Catterson occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 7% of Catterson's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Cabinet Maker and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Catterson.

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  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%
  • Carter

    4%
  • Clerk Bank England

    4%

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

Catterson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Catterson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Catterson 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Catterson. 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 Catterson. For the veterans among your Catterson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Catterson Life Expectancy

What is the average Catterson lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Catterson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Catterson in 1962 was 76, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Catterson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Catterson 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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