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Mayson Name Meaning

patronymic from the personal name May (see May). variant spelling of Mason.

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


Similar surnames: Payson, Maxson, Rayson, Maison, Manson, Wayson, Masson, Mays, Mayon

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Mayson Family Origin

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Mayson Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Cotton Weaver

    4%
  • Draper

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mayson family was Draper. The most common Mayson occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 5% of Mayson's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Agricultural Labourer and Cotton Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mayson.

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Mayson Historical Records

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Mayson Life Expectancy

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