Kitson Family History

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Kitson Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Kit, a pet form of Christopher.

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


Similar surnames: Ritson, Kinson, Watson, Getson, Lipson, Hitson, Kitto, Kitten, Sisson

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Kitson Family Origin

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Kitson Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • File Cutter

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Kitson family was Annuitant. Coal Miner, File Cutter and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kitson. The most common Kitson occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 4% of Kitson's were Coal Miners.

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Kitson Historical Records

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Kitson Life Expectancy

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