Martinson Family History

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Martinson Name Meaning

English, Swedish (Martinsson), Norwegian and Danish (Martinsen): patronymic from the personal name Martin.

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

Similar surnames: Martinsen, Mortenson, Mattison, Martins, Mattinson, Martensen

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Martinson Family Origin

Where is the Martinson family from?

Martinson Family Occupations

What did your Martinson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Martinson occupation in the UK was Farmer. 13% of Martinson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Martinson family was Annuitant. Farmer, Bricklayer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Martinson.

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  • Farmer

  • Bricklayer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Annuitant


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Martinson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Martinson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 40,000 census records available for the last name Martinson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Martinson 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 10,000 immigration records available for the last name Martinson. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Martinson. For the veterans among your Martinson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Martinson Life Expectancy

What is the average Martinson lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Martinson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Martinson in 1941 was 65, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Martinson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Martinson 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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