Eidson Family History

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Eidson Name Meaning

English or Scottish: patronymic, perhaps a variant of Addison, from a pet form of Adam. Compare Edson, Eade.

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


Similar surnames: Edson, Kitson, Wilson, Ipson, Eason, Elson, Edison, Sisson, Judson

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Eidson Family Origin

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Eidson Family Occupations

What did your Eidson ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Barmaid (paid) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Eidson. 10% of Eidson men worked as a Barmaid (paid) and 28% of Eidson women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Eidson were Cotton Leon Sweeper and Disabled

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Barmaid (paid)
    10%
  • Chauffeur
    10%
  • Concrete Own Maker Wagon
    10%
  • Cotton Leon Sweeper
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    28%
  • Cotton Weaver
    19%
  • Cotton Winder
    10%
  • Disabled
    10%

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

Eidson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Eidson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eidson 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 476 immigration records available for the last name Eidson. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Eidson. For the veterans among your Eidson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eidson Life Expectancy

What is the average Eidson lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Eidson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Eidson in 1944 was 23, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eidson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eidson 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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