Jordison Family History

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Jordison Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Jordan.

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


Similar surnames: Addison, Rowlison, Harmison, Goodson, Harrison, Rollison, Morrison

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Jordison Family Origin

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Jordison Family Occupations

What did your Jordison ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carpenter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Jordison. 3% of Jordison men worked as a Carpenter and 51% of Jordison women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jordison were Ambulance Driver general Labourer and Unpaid Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carpenter
    3%
  • Lorry Driver
    3%
  • Agent general Dealer
    2%
  • Ambulance Driver general Labourer
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    51%
  • Domestic Servant
    3%
  • Housewife
    3%
  • Unpaid Household Duties
    3%

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

Jordison Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Jordison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jordison 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 424 immigration records available for the last name Jordison. 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 321 military records available for the last name Jordison. For the veterans among your Jordison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jordison Life Expectancy

What is the average Jordison lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Jordison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Jordison in 1949 was 71, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jordison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jordison 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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