Forson Family History

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Forson Name Meaning

Scottish: unexplained. Perhaps a variant of Farson. Possibly a respelling of Swedish Forsén or Forssén, an ornamental name from fors ‘waterfall’ + the adjectival suffix -én, a derivative of Latin -enius.

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


Similar surnames: Person, Forton, Forston, Gordon, Fortson, Corson, Monson, Moron

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Forson Family Origin

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Forson Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Boiler Maker Riviter

    9%
  • Carter

    9%

In 1881, the most common Forson occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Forson's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Blacksmith and Boiler Maker Riviter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Forson. A less common occupation for the Forson family was Carter.

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Forson Historical Records

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Forson Life Expectancy

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