Jamerson Family History

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Jamerson Name Meaning

Altered form of Scottish and northern Irish Jameson.

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

Similar surnames: Jimerson, Jameson, Amberson, Jimmerson, Jamieson, Jamison, Waterson

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Jamerson Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Jamerson name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Jamerson. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Mali


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Jamerson Family Origin

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Jamerson Family Occupations

What did your Jamerson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Anniutant, Box Maker and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jamerson. A less common occupation for the Jamerson family was Charwoman. The most common Jamerson occupation in the UK was Anniutant. 17% of Jamerson's were Anniutants.

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  • Anniutant

  • Box Maker

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Charwoman


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

Jamerson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Jamerson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jamerson 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 Jamerson. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Jamerson. For the veterans among your Jamerson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jamerson Life Expectancy

What is the average Jamerson lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Jamerson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Jamerson in 1942 was 40, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jamerson 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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