Madson Family History

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Madson Name Meaning

English: variant of Madison. Americanized spelling of Danish and Norwegian Madsen, possibly also of Swedish Mattsson.

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


Similar surnames: Masson, Matson, Marson, Gadson, Mayson, Mason, Parson, Maddison

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Madson Family Origin

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Madson Family Occupations

What did your Madson ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Aircraft Fitter Lady Hand and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Madson. 5% of Madson men worked as an Aircraft Fitter Lady Hand and 40% of Madson women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Madson were Cotton Weaver and Bakers Shop Assistant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Aircraft Fitter Lady Hand
    5%
  • Bench Hand Joiner
    5%
  • Consulting Engineer
    5%
  • Cotton Weaver
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    40%
  • Cotton Weaver
    5%
  • Assisting An Husbands Poultry Farms
    3%
  • Bakers Shop Assistant
    3%

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

Madson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Madson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Madson 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Madson. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Madson. For the veterans among your Madson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Madson Life Expectancy

What is the average Madson lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Madson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Madson in 1951 was 56, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Madson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Madson 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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