Gasson Family History

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Gasson Name Meaning

English and French: perhaps a variant of Garson.

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

Similar surnames: Wasson, Masson, Glasson, Gosson, Gascon, Gadson, Hasson, Gayton

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Gasson Family Origin

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Gasson Family Occupations

What did your Gasson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gasson family was Labourer. The most common Gasson occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Gasson's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gasson.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gasson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gasson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Gasson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gasson 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gasson. 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 Gasson. For the veterans among your Gasson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gasson Life Expectancy

What is the average Gasson lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Gasson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Gasson in 1958 was 50, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gasson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gasson 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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