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Davison Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from David.

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


Similar surnames: Davisson, Davidson, Davis, Watson, Harrison, Denison, Davidsen

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Davison Family Origin

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Davison Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    10%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Davison. A less common occupation for the Davison family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Davison occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 10% of Davison's were Coal Miners.

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Davison Historical Records

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Davison Life Expectancy

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