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Dawson Family Origin

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Dawson Family Occupations

What did your Dawson ancestors do for a living?

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  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Dawson occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 4% of Dawson's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Dawson family was Labourer. Coal Miner, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dawson.

Source: Census data for Dawson | Data not to scale

Dawson Historical Records

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Dawson Life Expectancy

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