Gadson Family History

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Gadson Name Meaning

English: variant of Gadsden, assimilated by folk etymology to the common patronymic ending -son.

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

Similar surnames: Gladson, Ladson, Madson, Gasson, Ganson, Papson, Eidson, Hudson

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Gadson Family Origin

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Gadson Family Occupations

What did your Gadson 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 Gadson. 9% of Gadson men worked as a General Labourer and 60% of Gadson women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gadson were Chemist Tar Distillatien and Dairy Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Boakmaker Clerk
  • Caretaker
  • Chemist Tar Distillatien

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cook
  • Cook Domestic Serv
  • Dairy Bookkeeper

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

Gadson Historical Records

What Gadson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Gadson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gadson 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 438 immigration records available for the last name Gadson. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gadson. For the veterans among your Gadson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gadson Life Expectancy

What is the average Gadson lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Gadson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Gadson in 1941 was 25, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gadson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gadson 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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