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Hodgson Name Meaning

English (northern): patronymic from Hodge.

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


Similar surnames: Hodson, Dodgson, Howison, Hodgen, Joelson, Dodson, Hodgin, Hodgkin

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Hodgson Family Origin

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Hodgson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Joiner

    2%

In 1881, the most common Hodgson occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Hodgson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hodgson family was Joiner. Farmer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hodgson.

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Hodgson Historical Records

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Hodgson Life Expectancy

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