Coleson Family History

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Coleson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Cole.

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


Similar surnames: Colson, Coles, Coulson, Coalson, Dolson, Oleson, Robeson, Coxson

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Coleson Family Origin

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Coleson Family Occupations

What did your Coleson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coleson. A less common occupation for the Coleson family was Gen Dealer. The most common Coleson occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 20% of Coleson's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    20%
  • Annuitant

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Gen Dealer

    20%

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

Coleson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Coleson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coleson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Coleson

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Coleson. 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 Coleson. For the veterans among your Coleson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coleson Life Expectancy

What is the average Coleson lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Coleson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Coleson in 1955 was 61, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coleson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coleson 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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