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Masson Name Meaning

Scottish (Aberdeen): variant of Mason, or possibly an assimilated form of Manson 1 . French: from a pet form of Thomas. French: occupational name for a stonemason, Old French mas(s)on.

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


Similar surnames: Mason, Hasson, Musson, Maison, Marson, Mayson, Bassin, Malson, Massey

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Masson Family Origin

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Masson Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    8%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • White Fisher

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Fisherman, Farmer and White Fisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Masson. A less common occupation for the Masson family was Labourer. The most common Masson occupation in the UK was Fisherman. 8% of Masson's were Fishermans.

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Masson Historical Records

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Masson Life Expectancy

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