Hyson Family History

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Hyson Name Meaning

English: evidently a patronymic, but unexplained; perhaps a variant of Hewson.

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

Similar surnames: Hynson, Huson, Lyson, Hymon, Tyson, Hitson, Layson, Hyman, Rayson

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Hyson Family Origin

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Hyson Family Occupations

What did your Hyson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hyson family was Color Sergeant. Labourer, Annuitant and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hyson. The most common Hyson occupation in the UK was Labourer. 9% of Hyson's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Coal Miner

  • Color Sergeant


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Hyson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Hyson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hyson 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 Hyson. 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 Hyson. For the veterans among your Hyson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hyson Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hyson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hyson in 1956 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

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