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Hitson Name Meaning

English: unexplained; perhaps a metathesized form of Histon, a habitational name from Histon in Cambridgeshire. In the U.S., this is a southern surname, found chiefly in TN, AL, and GA.

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


Similar surnames: Hatton, Kitson, Ritson, Hilton, Hanson, Fitton, Hutson, Kinson

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Hitson Family Origin

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Hitson Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hitson family was Labourer. The most common Hitson occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 33% of Hitson's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hitson.

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Hitson Life Expectancy

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