Jonason Family History

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Jonason Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Jonasson or Jonassen.

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

Similar surnames: Jonasson, Jansson, Janson, Jepson, Hoganson, Arnason, Jason, Jenson

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Jonason Family Origin

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Jonason Family Occupations

What did your Jonason ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jonason family was Farming. The most common Jonason occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Jonason's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jonason.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming


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

Jonason Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Jonason. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jonason 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Jonason. 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 232 military records available for the last name Jonason. For the veterans among your Jonason ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jonason Life Expectancy

What is the average Jonason lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Jonason life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Jonason in 1963 was 83, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jonason

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jonason 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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