Judson Family History

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Judson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a short form of Jordan.

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

Similar surnames: Julson, Hudson, Jepson, Jesson, Jason, Janson, Eidson, Dodson, Burson

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Judson Family Origin

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Judson Family Occupations

What did your Judson ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Judson. 3% of Judson men worked as a General Labourer and 52% of Judson women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Judson were Joiner and Cotton Weaver

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Cotton Weaver
  • Farmer
  • Joiner

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Cotton Weaver

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

Judson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 73,000 census records available for the last name Judson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Judson 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Judson. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Judson. For the veterans among your Judson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Judson Life Expectancy

What is the average Judson lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Judson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Judson in 1944 was 24, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Judson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Judson 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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