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Jemison Family Origin

Where is the Jemison family from?

Jemison Family Occupations

What did your Jemison ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bricklayer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Jemison. 5% of Jemison men worked as a Bricklayer and 59% of Jemison women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jemison were Asphalt Maker (heavy Worker) and City Midwife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bricklayer
  • General Labourer
  • Agricultural Horseman Heavy W
  • Asphalt Maker (heavy Worker)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Shop Assistant
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • City Midwife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Jemison Historical Records

What Jemison family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Jemison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jemison census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Jemison

Passenger List

There are 930 immigration records available for the last name Jemison. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Jemison. For the veterans among your Jemison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jemison Life Expectancy

What is the average Jemison lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Jemison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Jemison in 1946 was 35, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jemison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jemison 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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