Eason Family History

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Eason Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Eade. Scottish and Irish: alternate Anglicization of Gaelic Mac Aoidh (see McKay).

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


Similar surnames: Edson, Esson, Bason, Mason, Jason, Elson, Easton, Deason, Watson

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Eason Family Origin

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Eason Family Occupations

What did your Eason ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Eason. 20% of Eason men worked as a General Labourer and 70% of Eason women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Eason were Colliery Hewer and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    20%
  • Cowman
    8%
  • Bricklayer
    8%
  • Colliery Hewer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    70%
  • Housewife
    4%
  • Incapacitated
    3%
  • Domestic Servant
    3%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Eason Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 75,000 census records available for the last name Eason. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eason 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Eason. 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 17,000 military records available for the last name Eason. For the veterans among your Eason ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eason Life Expectancy

What is the average Eason lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Eason life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Eason in 1942 was 35, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eason 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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