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Hodson Name Meaning

English (mainly Lancashire and Staffordshire): patronymic from Hodge.

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


Similar surnames: Howson, Hodgson, Hobson, Hudson, Dodson, Hopson, Hodsdon, Eidson

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Hodson Family Origin

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Hodson Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hodson family was Farmer. The most common Hodson occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 4% of Hodson's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hodson.

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Hodson Historical Records

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Hodson Life Expectancy

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Famous Hodson Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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