Jonasson Family History

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Jonasson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the Biblical personal name Jonas. Respelling of Jonassen.

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


Similar surnames: Jonassen, Jonsson, Jansson, Johansson, Hansson, Goranson, Jonson

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Jonasson Family Origin

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Jonasson Family Occupations

What did your Jonasson ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Commercial Traveller and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Jonasson. 50% of Jonasson men worked as a Commercial Traveller and 34% of Jonasson women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jonasson were Donkeyman M Marine and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Commercial Traveller
    50%
  • Donkeyman M Marine
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    34%
  • Civil Servant Cler
    17%
  • Civil Servant Clerical
    17%
  • Domestic Servant
    17%

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

Jonasson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Jonasson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jonasson 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Jonasson. 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 477 military records available for the last name Jonasson. For the veterans among your Jonasson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jonasson Life Expectancy

What is the average Jonasson lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Jonasson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Jonasson in 1951 was 39, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jonasson

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